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U.S. V. Comley

Date: 
01/01/1989
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The district court must enforce an administrative agency subpoena if it is issued according to statutory procedures, for a purpose authorized by Congress, and the information sought is relevant to that purpose and adequately described. The role of a court in a subpoena enforcement proceeding is limited to inquiring whether these requirements are met. Affidavits of government officials sufficient to make out a prima facie case that these requirements are satisfied.

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