FOIA Advisor

Court opinions issued July 29, 2019

Court Opinions (2019)Allan BlutsteinComment

Citizens for Responsibility & Ethics in Wash. v. GSA (D.D.C.) -- concluding that GSA failed to perform adequate search for communications between agency and White House concerning renovation of FBI headquarters..

Heartland Alliance for Human Needs & Human Rights v. DHS (D.D.C. 2019) -- ordering government to: (1) release location-identifying data in all produced records concerning Secure Communities program, (2) re-produce an earlier production in native format, and (3) release two Identifier codes in all produced records, which court found did not fall within Exemption 7(E).

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