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SJN v Office of the Information Commissioner[2019] QCATA 115

SJN v Office of the Information Commissioner[2019] QCATA 115

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Editorial Notes

  • Published Case Name:

    SJN v Office of the Information Commissioner & Anor

  • Shortened Case Name:

    SJN v Office of the Information Commissioner

  • MNC:

    [2019] QCATA 115

  • Court:


  • Judge(s):

    Daubney P

  • Date:

    15 Aug 2019

Litigation History

EventCitation or FileDateNotes
Primary JudgmentApplication under Information Privacy Act 2009 to Queensland Police Service (No Citation)08 Sep 2016Application under the Information Privacy Act 2009 for access to certain information; Queensland Police Service determined to neither confirm nor deny the existence of the requested information pursuant to s 69 of the Information Privacy Act 2009.
Primary JudgmentExternal Review by Information Commissioner (No Citation)29 May 2017Decision of Queensland Police Service varied: determination that information sought by the applicant was “exempt information” under Schedule 3 s 10(1)(f) of the Right to Information Act 2009 (“RTIA”) because disclosure of the information could reasonably be expected to prejudice Queensland Police Service's lawful methods or procedures for preventing, detecting, investigating or dealing with contraventions of the law.
Primary Judgment[2019] QCATA 11515 Aug 2019Appeal allowed; decision of Information Commissioner set aside; decision of Queensland Police Service set aside so that the applicant’s access application be decided by the Queensland Police Service: Daubney J.
Notice of Appeal FiledFile Number: Appeal 9815/1912 Sep 2019-
Appeal Determined (QCA)[2020] QCA 9608 May 2020Application for an extension of time granted; application for leave to appeal granted; appeal allowed; orders made [2019] QCATA 115 set aside and in lieu thereof the appeal to QCATA be dismissed: Holmes CJ and Fraser JA and Boddice J.
Special Leave Refused (HCA)[2020] HCASL 21314 Oct 2020Special leave refused: Bell and Nettle JJ.

Appeal Status

Appeal Determined - Special Leave Refused (HCA)

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