Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Report of Special Master John W. Kern, III Concerning Allegations of Improper Disclosures of Grand Jury Information by Office of Independent Counsel Kenneth W. Starr (Jan. 29, 1999)

On August 22, 2018, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia unsealed this Special Master's Report. The order noted that "[o]ne individual (who is not Judge Kavanaugh) objected to the release, in order to protect his or her privacy."  The order also stated that "[t]he National Archives and Records Administration shall process the report consistent with this order and in accordance with its ordinary archival review procedures to ensure the protection of the personal privacy of the one individual who objected to the report's release."