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Court opinions issued Sept. 1, 2017

Court Opinions (2017)Allan BlutsteinComment

Wisdom v. U.S. Trustee Prog. (D.D.C.) -- deciding that agency performed reasonable search for records concerning plaintiff's bankruptcy case and that it properly withheld certain records pursuant to Exemptions 5 and 6. 

Bayala v. DHS (D.D.C.) -- determining that agency performed a reasonable search for records concerning his asylum application and that it properly relied on Exemption 5 to withhold certain information, but not the first eight paragraphs,  from an "Assessment to Refer" document.

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