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May 29 15

FOIA Activity: 7 New Procedural or Substantive Decisions

by FOIA Project Staff

We have added 7 decisions of a procedural or substantive nature filed between May 17, 2015 and May 23, 2015. These are associated with 7 FOIA cases pending in federal district court. Note that because there can be delays between the date a decision is made and when it shows up on PACER, this listing includes only decisions that appeared on PACER during this period.

Click on the date to view the full text of the decision. Click on a case title below to view other details for that case, including links to the docket report and complaint.

  1. CAC 2:2014cv09423John Edmond v. United States Department of Justice Office of Information Policy
    • May 21, 2015: IN CHAMBERS – ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE WHY THIS CASE SHOULD NOT BE DISMISSED FOR LACK OF PROSECUTION by Judge Stephen V. Wilson. Response to Order to Show Cause is due by 6/4/2015. (kss)
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May 29 15

Gawker Media, LLC et al v. FBI et al and 8 other new FOIA lawsuits, plus case descriptions

by Harry Hammitt

We have added 38 documents from 9 FOIA cases filed between May 17, 2015 and May 23, 2015. Note that there can be delays between the date a case is filed and when it shows up on PACER. If there are filings from this period that have yet to be posted on PACER, this FOIA Project list may not be complete.

Click on a case title below to view details for that case, including links to the associated docket and complaint documents.

  1. Gawker Media, LLC et al v. FBI et al (filed May 19, 2015)
    Gawker Media submitted a FOIA request to the FBI for records concerning a 2012 investigation into the creation and dissemination of a video purporting to show Hulk Hogan engaged in a sexual affair with Heather Clem, the wife of his best friend. The FBI refused to process the request without a privacy waiver. read more…
May 28 15

Case descriptions added for 30 FOIA lawsuits

by Harry Hammitt

We have just added the case descriptions for 30 previously announced FOIA lawsuits filed between April 26, 2015 and May 16, 2015. read more…

May 21 15

FOIA Activity: 13 New Procedural or Substantive Decisions

by FOIA Project Staff

We have added 13 decisions of a procedural or substantive nature filed between May 10, 2015 and May 16, 2015. These are associated with 10 FOIA cases pending in federal district court. read more…

May 21 15

17 new FOIA court documents

by FOIA Project Staff

We have added 17 documents from 3 FOIA cases filed between May 10, 2015 and May 16, 2015. read more…

May 14 15

FOIA Activity: 10 New Procedural or Substantive Decisions

by FOIA Project Staff

We have added 10 decisions of a procedural or substantive nature filed between May 3, 2015 and May 9, 2015. These are associated with 10 FOIA cases pending in federal district court. read more…

May 14 15

82 new FOIA court documents

by FOIA Project Staff

We have added 78 documents from 13 FOIA cases filed between May 3, 2015 and May 9, 2015. read more…

May 7 15

FOIA Activity: 6 New Procedural or Substantive Decisions

by FOIA Project Staff

We have added 6 decisions of a procedural or substantive nature filed between April 26, 2015 and May 2, 2015. These are associated with 6 FOIA cases pending in federal district court. read more…

May 7 15

81 new FOIA court documents

by FOIA Project Staff

We have added 65 documents from 14 FOIA cases filed between April 26, 2015 and May 2, 2015. read more…

Apr 30 15

FOIA Activity: 7 New Procedural or Substantive Decisions

by FOIA Project Staff

We have added 7 decisions of a procedural or substantive nature filed between April 19, 2015 and April 25, 2015. These are associated with 7 FOIA cases pending in federal district court. read more…