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Court opinions issued Mar. 4, 2019

Court Opinions (2019)Allan BlutsteinComment

McGehee v. DOJ (D.D.C.) -- determining that FBI performed reasonable search for records concerning the Jonestown Massacre and that it properly withheld records pursuant to Exemptions 1 and 7(C).

New Orleans Workers’ Ctr. for Racial Justice v. ICE (D.D.C.) -- ruling that government failed to perform adequate search for records concerning agency’s “Criminal Alien Removal Initiative, ” and that it failed to provide sufficient information to allow the Court to evaluate the propriety of its withholdings under Exemptions 5, 6, 7(C), and 7(E).

Summaries of all published opinions issued since April 2015 are available here.