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Katherine A. LaRosa

City Violated FOIA by Completely Withholding Police “Action Plan” Where Certain Content Was Not Exempt

By News, The Extra Mile Newsletter

A reminder that public bodies cannot simply withhold entire documents just because some of the contents are exempt. An Illinois appellate court found that the City of Chicago could not completely withhold a police “action plan” regarding a planned response to the verdict in the highly publicized trial of Jason Van Dyke, where it contained both exempt and non-exempt content.

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