Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Kaplan v. Ebert, No. 15-3578, 2016 WL 2342065 (3rd Cir. May 3, 2016) (per curiam)
Re: Request for records concerning appellant and a third party
Disposition: Affirming district court's grant of summary judgment to agency
- Litigation Considerations, Pleadings: The Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit holds that "[requester's] FOIA claims were not cognizable for two reasons." "First, those claims may not be brought against federal officials/employees." "Second, money damages – the relief that [requester] sought here – are not available under FOIA."
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Updated June 3, 2016