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Court opinions issued Feb. 7, 2017

Court Opinions (2017)Allan BlutsteinComment

Judicial Watch, Inc. v. DOD (D.C. Cir.) -- affirming district court's decision that a memo concerning the release of Bowe Bergdahl was protected by the deliberative process privilege; rejecting plaintiff's argument that the agency expressly adopted it as a source of guidance. 

Braun v. FBI (D. Mont.) -- finding that magistrate did not err in determining that agency properly withheld records concerning plaintiff pursuant to Exemptions 3, 6, 7(C), and 7(E).  

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