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Merrick Garland on Government Reform

 

 


Preference for open & transparent government, like FOIA

One area of the law that comes regularly before the D.C. Circuit is the Freedom of Information Act and similar provisions related to transparency in government. Judge Garland's rulings reflect a preference for open government. Including:
Source: SCOTUSblog.com on 2016 SCOTUS confirmation hearings , Apr 26, 2010

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