Mealey's Toxic Tort/Environmental - Judge Grants Majority Of EPA's Summary Judgment Motion In FOIA Case

WASHINGTON, D.C. - A federal judge in the District of Columbia on Jan. 29 granted the majority of a motion for summary judgment filed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit brought by a group seeking information from a former administrator's second email account, finding that information the agency refused to disclose was properly withheld (Competitive Enterprise Institute v. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, No. 12-1617 JEB, D. D.C.; 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 10601).

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