Greenpeace Sues DHS For Records On Chemical Facilities

Law360, New York (March 17, 2017, 8:50 PM EDT) -- Greenpeace Inc. on Thursday asked a D.C. federal court to force the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to make fully public the records related to its list of formerly high-risk chemical facilities, saying that the department ignored its own administrative law judge’s order to hand over the information under the Freedom of Information Act.

Greenpeace argues in its complaint that DHS has no legal grounds for refusing to produce unredacted copies of its records related to facilities that no longer maintain threshold quantities of high-risk chemicals...
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GREENPEACE, INC. v. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY et al


Case Number

1:17-cv-00479

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District Of Columbia

Nature of Suit

Freedom of Information Act

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Timothy J. Kelly

Date Filed

March 16, 2017

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