American Tradition Institute v. National Aeronautics and Space Administration, No. ___(CV)___ (D. D.C. filed Jun. 21, 2011)

(plaintiff, environmental group, sues defendant to gain access to defendant's records related to advocacy and compensation of employee James Hansen which is beyond scope of employee's employment with defendant; defendant failed to comply with plaintiff's prior Freedom of Information Act request; employee advocates single point of view concerning "global warming" and advocates for blockage of permitting for new coal-fired power plants in the United States such as the advocacy he made concerning the proposed Marshalltown, Iowa coal-fired power plant).