Puerto Rico Judge Must Rethink Sharing Of Fiscal Plan Docs

Law360 (April 24, 2018, 9:54 PM EDT) -- A Puerto Rican federal judge said Tuesday that the magistrate judge overseeing the investigation into the origins of the island's crippling debt crisis needs to reconsider what information its government can and cannot assert is privileged.

Responding to a motion filed by a group of owners of commonwealth bonds, District Court Judge Laura Taylor Swain said Magistrate Judge Judith Gail Dein needs to reconsider and issue any “necessary clarifications” on whether the data and facts in the documents the territory used to put together its fiscal...
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