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Court opinions issued Apr. 12, 2016

Court Opinions (2015-16)Allan BlutsteinComment

Benjamin v. U.S. Dep't of State (D.D.C.) -- determining that the agency properly relied upon Exemption 1 to withhold certain information from documents relating to the U.S. government's role in a June 1957 coup d'état in Haiti.

Robinson v. Drug Enforcement Agency (S.D. Miss.) -- dismissing lawsuit because plaintiff, a federal inmate, had knowingly and voluntarily waived his right to request his criminal case records as part of plea agreement.  

Summaries of all opinions issued since April 2015 available here.