FDA asks court for 55 years to complete a FOIA request on the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine
A nonprofit dedicated to transparency is calling on the FDA to release any and all documentation related to the approval of the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine. And while FOIA requests are notorious for taking months if not years to fulfill, this time the FDA is asking for 55 years to complete the request.
After the FDA denied expediting the group’s FOIA request, the nonprofit sued FDA in the US District Court in northern Texas, attempting to compel the agency to expedite their request, which was that FDA turn over about 329,000 pages of documents in less than 3 months.
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