Archive for July, 2006

CREW v. DOJ on McCallum, Documents, FOIA Delay

Thursday, July 27th, 2006

With apparently very little of their allotted time (5 hours) for Depositions left, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington today filed a reply motion in its quest to further depose Associate AG Robert D. McCallum.
Some of the issues here involve
–The DOJ’s seemingly tardy delay (7 months) in responding to CREW’s June 28, 2005 Freedom […]


Thursday, July 13th, 2006

Sharon Eubanks, ex-head of the DOJ’s legal team in USA v. Philip Morris, was on the panel of a litigation symposium at the World Conference on Tobacco OR Health Thursday.
She drew on her DOJ experience to give the audience tips on how to fight the industry’s tactics.
I asked her if she’d had any feelings about […]