Beveridge Seeks Quick Win In Pesticide FOIA Suit

Law360, New York (February 25, 2011, 6:50 PM EST) -- Beveridge & Diamond PC asked a federal judge on Thursday to rule that two U.S. government agencies violated the Freedom of Information Act by failing to provide the firm with scientific studies related to the controversial weed killer atrazine.

By failing to produce the documents, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences have hindered the firm's ability to assist Syngenta AG in an ongoing regulatory review of atrazine, according to a motion for summary judgment filed in...
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