16 Cited authorities

  1. Lujan v. Defs. of Wildlife

    504 U.S. 555 (1992)   Cited 21,997 times   122 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a sufficient specification of when the injury in fact will occur is necessary
  2. Allen v. Wright

    468 U.S. 737 (1984)   Cited 4,274 times   8 Legal Analyses
    Holding that plaintiffs failed to establish traceability because "it is entirely speculative ... whether withdrawal of a tax exemption from any particular school would lead the school to change its policies"—that is, whether the tax exemption is the but-for cause of plaintiffs’ injuries
  3. U.S. Dept. of Justice v. Reporters Committee

    489 U.S. 749 (1989)   Cited 1,683 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that disclosure of "[o]fficial information that sheds light on an agency's performance of its statutory duties falls squarely within [FOIA's] statutory purpose"
  4. Federal Election Comm'n v. Akins

    524 U.S. 11 (1998)   Cited 675 times   14 Legal Analyses
    Holding that inability to obtain information is an injury in fact
  5. Public Citizen v. Department of Justice

    491 U.S. 440 (1989)   Cited 709 times   14 Legal Analyses
    Holding that failure to obtain information subject to disclosure under Federal Advisory Committee Act was sufficient injury to confer standing
  6. Campbell v. United States Dept. of Justice

    164 F.3d 20 (D.C. Cir. 1998)   Cited 624 times
    Holding that an agency "'cannot limit its search to only one record system if there are others that are likely to turn up the information requested'" (quoting Oglesby, 920 F.2d at 68)
  7. Spann v. Colonial Village, Inc.

    899 F.2d 24 (D.C. Cir. 1990)   Cited 197 times
    Holding plaintiffs had standing because their alleged injury, the depletion of resources which were diverted to enforcement actions surrounding the advertisements, was concrete and fairly traceable
  8. Worth v. Jackson

    451 F.3d 854 (D.C. Cir. 2006)   Cited 91 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that expiration of policy mooted challenge to that policy
  9. Armstrong v. Bush

    924 F.2d 282 (D.C. Cir. 1991)   Cited 105 times
    Holding that PRA impliedly precludes judicial review of decision to destroy presidential records
  10. Croixland Prop. Ltd. Parts. v. Corcoran

    174 F.3d 213 (D.C. Cir. 1999)   Cited 51 times
    Holding that allegedly defamatory statement must "lead the listener to conclude that the speaker is referring to the plaintiff by description, even if the plaintiff is never named or is misnamed"
  11. Section 552 - Public information; agency rules, opinions, orders, records, and proceedings

    5 U.S.C. § 552   Cited 10,934 times   528 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the Court's entering of a “Stipulation and Order” approving the parties' terms of dismissal did not amount to a “court-ordered consent decree” that would render the plaintiff the prevailing party
  12. Section 3301 - Definition of records

    44 U.S.C. § 3301   Cited 80 times
    Providing that federal "records" must be, inter alia, "preserved or appropriate for preservation by that agency . . . as evidence of the organization, functions, policies, decisions, procedures, operations, or other activities of the Government or because of the informational value of data in them"
  13. Section 2101 - Definitions

    44 U.S.C. § 2101   Cited 59 times

    As used in this chapter- (1) "Presidential archival depository" means an institution operated by the United States to house and preserve the papers and books of a President or former President of the United States, together with other historical materials belonging to a President or former President of the United States, or related to his papers or to the events of his official or personal life, and may include research facilities and museum facilities in accordance with this chapter; (2) "historical

  14. Section 3101 - Records management by agency heads; general duties

    44 U.S.C. § 3101   Cited 57 times
    Requiring the "head of each [f]ederal agency" to "make and preserve records containing adequate and proper documentation of the organization, functions, policies, decisions, procedures, and essential transactions of the agency"
  15. Section 2902 - Objectives of records management

    44 U.S.C. § 2902   Cited 21 times
    Listing first among Act's goals the "[a]ccurate and complete documentation of the policies and transactions of the Federal Government"