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Court opinion issued July 28, 2017

Court Opinions (2017)Allan BlutsteinComment

Mattachine Soc'y of Wash. v. DOJ (D.D.C.) -- finding that: (1) FBI failed to adequately search for records concerning Executive Order 10450; (2) FBI properly withheld certain information pursuant to Exemptions 3 and 7(D); and (3) FBI properly withheld certain names pursuant to Exemption 7(C), but that public interest warranted that names be replaced with uniquely identifiable alphanumeric markers and production of index.

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