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Vexatious request laws remain a prevalent possibility in public records

Vexatious request laws remain a prevalent possibility in public records

At both the federal and state level, requesters filing for similar documents may encounter additional barriers in the form of so called “vexatious requester” laws.

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FBI's 2016 vexsome filer list is a who's who of FOIA

FBI’s 2016 vexsome filer list is a who’s who of FOIA

Back in January of last year, MuckRock’s Michael Morisy filed for an updated copy of the FBI’s “vexsome filer list,” the adorably archaic name for the requesters who bother the Bureau by making the most of FOIA. That list came in yesterday, and it’s a veritable who’s who of open government crusaders.

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