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Lawsuit: CREW v. U.S. Department of Education: Department of Education Files Motion for Summary Judgment - 2/17/11

On February 16, 2011, the Department of Education filed a motion for summary judgment in CREW v. Dep’t of Education, Civil No. 10-1712, CREW’s lawsuit brought under the Freedom of Information Act seeking communications between a number of outside groups and individuals and Education concerning the Department’s regulation of the for-profit education industry. Education claims it performed a reasonable search for documents and released all non-exempt documents. With no explanation, Education also claims to have discovered yesterday an additional 198 pages of responsive documents from the email account of James Kvaal, of which it claims to be releasing to CREW 188 pages in full. CREW has yet to receive these newly discovered documents.