Fixing FOIA: Amend Exemption (b)(5). Justin R. McCarthy, Research Associate January 28, 2013. What is FOIA?. Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) 5 U.S.C. § 552 Each agency, upon any request for records…shall make the records promptly available to any person. Exemption (b)(5).
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Justin R. McCarthy, Research AssociateJanuary 28, 2013
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)5 U.S.C. § 552
Each agency, upon any request for records…shall make the records promptly available to any person.
Compulsory disclosure under FOIA does not apply to:
Parties may obtain discovery regarding any non-privilegedmatter that is relevant to any party's claim.
Limits as applied under (b)(5) include:
Expressly limit the (b)(5) exemption to:
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