28 CFR 16.28 - Procedure in the event of an adverse ruling.

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§ 16.28 Procedure in the event of an adverse ruling.

If the court or other authority declines to stay the effect of the demand in response to a request made in accordance with § 16.27 of this chapter pending receipt of instructions, or if the court or other authority rules that the demand must be complied with irrespective of instructions rendered in accordance with §§ 16.24 and 16.25 of this part not to produce the material or disclose the information sought, the employee or former employee upon whom the demand has been made shall, if so directed by the responsible Department official, respectfully decline to comply with the demand. See United States ex rel. Touhy v. Ragen, 340 U.S. 462 (1951).

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Title 28 published on 2015-11-24

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  • 2017-01-04; vol. 82 # 2 - Wednesday, January 4, 2017
    1. 82 FR 725 - Revision of Department of Justice Freedom of Information Act Regulations
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      DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
      Interim final rule with request for comments.
      Effective Date: This rule is effective February 3, 2017. Comment Date: Public comments must be submitted by March 6, 2017. Comments submitted by mail will be accepted as timely if they are postmarked on or before that date. Electronic comments may be submitted via www.regulations.gov prior to midnight Eastern Time at the end of that day.
      28 CFR Part 16

Title 28 published on 2015-11-24.

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  • 2017-01-04; vol. 82 # 2 - Wednesday, January 4, 2017
    1. 82 FR 725 - Revision of Department of Justice Freedom of Information Act Regulations
      GPO FDSys: XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
      Interim final rule with request for comments.
      Effective Date: This rule is effective February 3, 2017. Comment Date: Public comments must be submitted by March 6, 2017. Comments submitted by mail will be accepted as timely if they are postmarked on or before that date. Electronic comments may be submitted via www.regulations.gov prior to midnight Eastern Time at the end of that day.
      28 CFR Part 16