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The Tax Court Is A Court, Not An Agency Of The Executive Branch, And Is Thus Not Subject To The FOIA

Byers v. United States Tax Court, No. 15-1605 (D.C. D.C. Sept. 30, 2016) (citations omitted): Plaintiff Ronald E. Byers, proceeding pro se, brings this action against the United States Tax Court (“Tax Court” or “Defendant”) pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”). Relying predominately on the D.C. Circuit’s recent...
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