Denials of Government Cert Petitions in FOIA Cases

  • Maydak v. Dep't of Justice, 218 F.3d 760 (D.C. Cir. 2000), cert. denied, 533 U.S. 950 (2001)
    • Exemption 7(A); waiver of exemptions in litigation
  • Wiener v. FBI, 943 F.2d 972 (9th Cir. 1991), cert. denied, 505 U.S. 1212 (1992)
    • Law enforcement exemptions; specificity of Vaughn Index
  • Nat'l Security Archive v. DOD, 880 F.2d 1381 (D.C. Cir. 1989), cert. denied, 494 U.S. 1029 (1990)
    • Fees; definition of "representative of the news media"
  • Long v. IRS, 596 F.2d 362 (9th Cir. 1979), cert. denied, 446 U.S. 917 (1980)
    • Exemption 3
  • Vaughn v. Rosen, 484 F.2d 820 (D.C. Cir. 1973), cert. denied, 415 U.S. 977 (1974)
    • Requirement of what became known as a "Vaughn Index"

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