FOIA Advisor

Court opinions issued Oct. 27, 2016

Court Opinions (2015-16)Allan BlutsteinComment

Freedom Watch v. Bureau of Land Mgmt. (D.D.C.) -- denying plaintiff's so-called discovery request seeking "full production" of requested records in case in which agencies averred they had never received plaintiff's requests.  

Morales v. Sec'y, U.S. Dep't of State (D.D.C) -- denying plaintiffs' emergency motion seeking immediate processing of their FOIA request, because: (1) plaintiffs failed to ask the agency for expedited processing in his FOIA request; and (2) plaintiffs did not establish that they met any of the factors warranting preliminary injunctive relief. 

Summaries of all opinions issued since April 2015 available here.