ACLU sues Christie administration over withheld Ebola documents

Kardashian EbolaHow did Gov. Chris Christie’s administration come up with its policies and protocols for handling Ebola? To get the answer, the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey asked to see emails and other policy communications from top officials in the N.J. Department of Health. Those requests were denied or otherwise rebuffed, the group said in…

Posted: March 4th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: ACLU, Chris Christie, Christie Administration, Ebola, Fort Monmouth | Tags: , , | 1 Comment »

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  1. Bob English said at 9:57 am on March 4th, 2015:

    And While They Are At It…….find our who in Trenton decided that making some housing units on Fort Monmouth that would be used for an Ebloa quarantine/monitoring facility (not for confirmed cases) was confidential and had to be kept from the public in surrounding towns…….As an fyi, that is on property FMERA is attempting to market/redevelop. Note the greatest publicity!!

    And isn’t there a little bit of a conflict when the AG’s office is advising both DHS and FMERA that an MOU would suffice and not a formal lease which would have had to have been voted on at an open public meeting? Would have been in the best interest of the public for FMERA to have been able to retain a non conflicted outside counsel rather than have the AG’s office essentially representing two parties and magically coming up with the outcome that the state wanted in the first place which would have kept everything secret from the public if word had not leaked out.