Archives for August 2015

Weekly Rundown 8-28-2015

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Cause of Action Scores Victory Against IRS: Federal Judge Says Agency Can’t Use Laws Meant To Protect Taxpayers To Protect Itself

Media Contact: Geoff Holtzman | geoff.holtzman@causeofaction.org | 703-405-3511 WASHINGTON — In a significant victory for transparency advocates, a federal judge today ordered the IRS to turn over potential requests that the White House may have made to the agency in search of private taxpayer information. Judge Amy Berman Jackson of the United States District Court […]

Federal Court Limits Agency Abuse of News Media Requesters: Cause of Action Changes Legal Landscape for Government Accountability

WASHINGTON – Today, in a watershed victory for government transparency and accountability, the D.C. Circuit Court rejected a lower court’s limited reading of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). The Court’s opinion is one of the most important transparency decisions in decades. CLICK HERE TO READ THE COURT’S OPINION Marking […]

Weekly Rundown 8-21-2015

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Weekly Rundown 8-14-2015

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Weekly Rundown 8-6-2015

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