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Court opinions issued July 13, 2016

Court Opinions (2015-16)Allan BlutsteinComment

Rad v. U.S. Attorney's Office (D.N.J.) -- finding that the Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys conducted a thorough search for records pertaining to plaintiff's criminal case, but that it failed to sufficiently explain its withholdings.  

Truthout v. Dep't of Justice (9th Cir.) (unpublished) -- affirming district court's decision that FBI properly invoked Exemption 7(E) to withhold records related to agency's practice of verifying privacy waivers. 

Summaries of all opinions issued since April 2015 available here.