JURIST Guest Columnist Ben Weinberger of Phoenix discusses the international protection of data in the cloud...
In a recent proceeding before the US Court, Microsoft was ordered to turn-over email belonging to a user of its hosted mail service. That email belonged to a user outside the US. The ...[read more]
On June 16, 2008, a judge in the US District Court for the District of Columbia dismissed a lawsuit brought by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) seeking access to email records from the White House Office of Administration (OA) under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). ...[read more]
The US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ruled Tuesday that the White House Office of Administration (OA) is not required to release Bush administration e-mails under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). A three-judge panel found that since OA is not an agency within the m... ...[read more]
A federal judge on Monday issued an order permitting the government watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) to conduct very limited discovery in its case against the White House Office of Administration (OA), the government office that provides adminis... ...[read more]
Anne Weismann: The White House's recent refusal to provide assurances that it is preserving back-up copies of the millions of missing emails is clearly part of a larger, more concerted effort to hide information from the public. Other examples include the knowing use of RNC non-government... ...[read more]
The National Security Archive filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the Executive Office of the President and other presidential affiliates to compel recovery of 5 million electronic messages that apparently went missing from White House computers between March 2003 and October 2005. The missing e- ...[read more]