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Court opinion issued Oct. 12, 2016

Court Opinions (2015-16)Allan BlutsteinComment

Parker v. U.S. Dep't of Justice (D.D.C) -- ruling that:  (1) the government was permitted to file a Motion for Summary Judgment instead of an Answer; (2) the Office of Professional Responsibility properly relied on Exemption 7(C) to withhold records about an AUSA who had practiced law without a valid license; and (3) the government failed to submit an affidavit concerning the withholdings made by EOUSA on records referred to it by OPR.

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