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Group Sues CIA To Declassify Bay Of Pigs History
Posted on 19 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) A research group is demanding that the CIA declassify its five-volume, official history of the Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba. The National Security Archive filed a lawsuit Thursday in federal court in Washington, D.C., just in time... Read More

High Court: No Personal Privacy For Businesses In FOIA
Posted on 2 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that corporations have no right of personal privacy to prevent the disclosure of documents under the federal Freedom of Information Act. Chief Justice John Roberts wrote the 8-0 opinion Tuesday that... Read More

ACLU Sues In New Jersey Over FBI Ethnic Data Collection
Posted on 5 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEWARK, N.J. - (AP) The American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit in New Jersey Wednesday over the FBI's collection of racial and ethnic data in local communities. In the complaint filed in U.S. District Court in Newark, the ACLU said... Read More

Michigan School Pays To Settle Religion Lawsuit By Coach
Posted on 5 Oct 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

DETROIT - (AP) A wrestling coach who claimed he lost his job at a suburban Detroit high school because of his Christian beliefs has settled the lawsuit for $24,500. Gerald Marszalek also received $500 from Dearborn Public Schools in June. . . . Full version... Read More

Judicial Watch Sues FBI For Documents On Late U.S. Rep. John Murtha
Posted on 23 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced April 19 that it has filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI... Read More