Posted on Jul 18, 1991 in Formal Opinions

Opinion Letter No. 91-09
July 18, 1991
DLNR Investigative Report on Pacific Whale Foundation

An investigative report compiled by the Department of Land and Natural Resources about the Pacific Whale Foundation could be withheld under the UIPA’s frustration of legitimate government function exception. Disclosure of the report during an ongoing civil or criminal law enforcement proceeding could reasonably be expected to interfere with enforcement proceedings.

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