Ostergren v. McDonnell (permanent injunction) - federal district court

Federal district court rules that privacy advocate BJ Ostergren may continue to publish the Social Security numbers of prominent persons, but not private ones, to protest current Virginia practices allowing land records with full SSNs to be published online.

Click here for the injunction order, and here for the supporting court opinion, issued June 3, 2009.

Warning: court opinion is of poor quality.