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Judicial Secrecy Turns Consumer Protection Case Into a Mystery

Thanks to closed-door hearings, sealed records and a court ruling with large sections blacked out, even the most basic details of a lawsuit regarding a Consumer Product Safety Commission database have been concealed. That includes the identity of the plaintiff — known only as “Company Doe” – along with its product and the incident that led to the complaint.