Court Filings

DHS v. MacLean - SCOTUS: DHS Merits stage Reply Brief, October 22, 2014

Description
The Department of Homeland Security's merits stage reply brief in its U.S. Supreme Court appeal against Transportation Security Administration Federal Air Marshal whistleblower Robert MacLean. TO LEARN MORE: http://www.maclean-scotus.info
Categories
Published
of 40
All materials on our website are shared by users. If you have any questions about copyright issues, please report us to resolve them. We are always happy to assist you.
Related Documents
Share
Transcript
  No. 13-894  In the Supreme Court of the United States   D EPARTMENT OF H OMELAND S ECURITY  ,  PETITIONER   v.  R OBERT J.   M  AC L EAN   ON WRIT OF CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS  FOR THE FEDERAL CIRCUIT REPLY BRIEF FOR PETITIONER D ONALD B.    V  ERRILLI ,   J R .  Solicitor General Counsel of Record  Department of Justice Washington, D.C. 20530-0001  SupremeCtBriefs@usdoj.gov (202) 514-2217    TABLE   OF   CONTENTS Page  A.   Disclosure of SSI is “specifically prohibited by law” under the TSA’s regulations ............................................ 3 B.   Disclosure of SSI is “specifically prohibited by law” under Section 114(r)(1) ................................................... 10 C.   Congress did not intend SSI to be publicly disclosed ........................................................................... 16  Appendix — Statutory provisions ........................................... 1a TABLE   OF   AUTHORITIES Cases:  Administrator, FAA  v.  Robertson , 422 U.S. 255 (1975) ........................................................................ 10, 11, 15  Aquino  v.  Department of Homeland Sec. , 121 M.S.P.R. 35 (2014) ....................................................... 18   Bruesewitz  v. Wyeth LLC  , 131 S. Ct. 1068 (2011) ................ 8 CIA  v.  Sims , 471 U.S. 159 (1985) ............................. 12, 13, 15  Chambers  v.  Department of Interior  , 602 F.3d 1370 (Fed. Cir. 2010) ................................................................... 18  Chrysler Corp.  v.  Brown , 441 U.S. 281 (1979) .................. 4, 6  Department of the Navy  v.  Egan , 484 U.S. 518 (1988) ........ 6   Department of the Treasury  v.  Federal Labor  Relations Auth. , 494 U.S. 922 (1990) .................................. 5  Kent  v. GSA , 56 M.S.P.R. 536 (1993) ..................................... 8  INS  v. Cardoza-Fonseca , 480 U.S. 421 (1987) ...................... 7  MacLean  v.  Department of Homeland Sec. , 543 F.3d 1145 (9th Cir. 2008) ............................................. 23   Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc.  v.  Dabit , 547 U.S. 71 (2006) .................................................... 11  Rodriguez  v. United States , 480 U.S. 522 (1987).................. 9 (I)  II Statutes and regulations: Page Freedom of Information Act, 5 U.S.C. 552: 5 U.S.C. 552(b)(3) (1970) .................................................. 10 Homeland Security Act of 2002, Pub. L. No. 107-296, Tit. VIII, § 883, 116 Stat. 2247 .......................................... 15 National Security Act of 1947, ch. 343, § 102(d)(3), 61 Stat. 498 .............................................................. 12, 13, 15 50 U.S.C. 403(d)(3) (1976) ................................................ 12  Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998, Pub. L. No. 105-339, § 6(b), 112 Stat. 3187-3188 ............... 5 5 U.S.C. 1213(b) ..................................................................... 24 5 U.S.C. 2302 ...................................................................... 5, 1a 5 U.S.C. 2302(a)(2)(D) ..................................................... 18, 3a 5 U.S.C. 2302(b) ..................................................... 4, 17, 23, 4a 5 U.S.C. 2302(b)(8) ....................................................... 5, 18, 6a 5 U.S.C. 2302(b)(8)(A) .............................................  passim , 6a   5 U.S.C. 2302(b)(8)(B) ..................................................... 23, 6a 5 U.S.C. 2302(e)(1)(H) ..................................................... 5, 11a 5 U.S.C. 7513(d) ..................................................................... 23 6 U.S.C. 133(a) ....................................................................... 15 40 U.S.C. 486(c) (1994) ............................................................ 8 49 U.S.C. 114(r)(1) ........................................................  passim 49 U.S.C. 114(r)(1)(C) ...................................................... 18, 23 49 U.S.C. 114(r)(2) ................................................................. 23 49 U.S.C. 1504 (1970) ............................................................. 11 49 U.S.C. 46110 ...................................................................... 22 Exec. Order No. 12,968, § 2.6, 3 C.F.R. 396 (1995 Comp. Pres. Doc.), reprinted as amended in 50 U.S.C. 435 note .......................................................... 20 Exec. Order No. 13,526, § 1.1(2), 3 C.F.R. 298 (2009 Comp. Pres. Doc.) ..................................................... 21  III Regulations—Continued: Page Exec. Order No. 13,556, 3 C.F.R. 267 (2010 Comp. Pres. Doc.) ........................................................................... 16 32 C.F.R. 2001.43 ................................................................... 21 49 C.F.R.: Pt. 15 .................................................................................... 1 Pt. 1520 ................................................................................ 1 Section 1520.5(b)(1)-(15) .................................................. 21 Section 1520.5(b)(1) .................................................... 17, 20 Section 1520.5(b)(1)(i) ...................................................... 21 Section 1520.5(b)(2) .......................................................... 20 Section 1520.5(b)(4) .......................................................... 18 Section 1520.5(b)(5) .......................................................... 20 Section 1520.5(b)(8)(i) ...................................................... 17 Section 1520.5(b)(8)(ii) ......................................... 19, 20, 21 Section 1520.5(b)(9) .......................................................... 21 Section 1520.5(b)(9)(i) ...................................................... 17 Section 1520.5(b)(9)(iii) .................................................... 22 Section 1520.5(b)(16) ........................................................ 22 Section 1520.7(j) (2002) .................................................... 22 Miscellaneous: H.R. Conf. Rep. No. 1717, 95th Cong., 2d. Sess. (1978) .................................................................................. 7, 8 S. Rep. No. 969, 95th Cong., 2d Sess. (1978) ................... 8, 13
Search
Tags
Related Search
We Need Your Support
Thank you for visiting our website and your interest in our free products and services. We are nonprofit website to share and download documents. To the running of this website, we need your help to support us.

Thanks to everyone for your continued support.

No, Thanks
SAVE OUR EARTH

We need your sign to support Project to invent "SMART AND CONTROLLABLE REFLECTIVE BALLOONS" to cover the Sun and Save Our Earth.

More details...

Sign Now!

We are very appreciated for your Prompt Action!

x