FOIA Suit Unearths Trove Of Minn. Medicaid Docs

Law360, New York (June 6, 2013, 7:55 PM EDT) -- A Minnesota federal judge on Thursday ended a Freedom of Information Act suit brought by a government transparency group against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services after the agency coughed up a cache of documents and agreed to pay legal costs.

The dismissal, which was agreed to by both sides, followed HHS’s release in recent months of at least three sizable batches of records related to Minnesota Medicaid, according to blog posts on the website of the plaintiff, Public Record Media.

Since the suit...
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Case Title

Public Record Media, LLC v. U.S Department of Health and Human Services


Case Number

0:12-cv-03065

Court

Minnesota

Nature of Suit

Freedom of Information Act

Judge

John R. Tunheim

Date Filed

December 6, 2012

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