'Fast And Furious' Suit Delayed Until Shutdown Ends

Law360, New York (October 3, 2013, 1:39 PM EDT) -- A Washington federal judge said Thursday that the federal government shutdown would delay a suit brought by a group of legislators seeking internal U.S. Department of Justice documents related to the controversial Fast and Furious gun-tracking program.

U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson granted Attorney General Eric Holder's request to stay the suit until the furlough ends, dismissing the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform's argument that the stay was premature and that the DOJ could easily meet the court's next deadline even with a...
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