National Security Archive Files Appeal Explaining Why CIA is Dead Wrong to Claim The “Predecisional” Exemption for Its History of the 1961 Bay of Pigs Invasion.
Give the brief a read for yourself; it’s very interesting, even if you haven’t passed the bar. Below are its main arguments:
“Novel and unsupported sleight-of-hand”
**The Department of Justice Office of Information Policy could have explained its position at Transparency in the Obama Administration, A Fourth-Year Assessment, an annual FOIA symposium where it was invited to attend. It was hosted by the law professor and former Department of Justice Office of Information and Privacy director organized by Dan Metcalfe. During each of the panels, he left a chair open on the dais, should an office staffer from DOJ OIP show up. The chair remained empty for the entire day.