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Court opinion issued May 12, 2016

Court Opinions (2015-16)Allan BlutsteinComment

Johnson v. Fed. Bureau of Investigation (E.D. Pa.) -- ordering FBI to disclose its investigatory file of a death row inmate to plaintiff's counsel, because the agency failed to demonstrate that all responsive records were necessarily covered by Exemption 7(A); further ordering plaintiff's attorney to propose to court which documents it wished to share with others, including plaintiff, an investigator whose office represented death row inmate.      

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