High Court Says FOIA Request Cannot Be Used In Lawsuit

High Court Says FOIA Request Cannot Be Used In Lawsuit

WASHINGTON, D.C.  - (AP) The Supreme Court says a Freedom of Information Act request cannot be used to trigger a False Claims Act lawsuit. The court on Monday voted 5-3 to agree with arguments by Schindler Elevator Corp., which sought to get a lawsuit against it dismissed. Daniel Kirk, a former employee, sued. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.