Federal Bureau of Investigation

FBI Hands Over 5000 Pages Of Stingray Info To MuckRock, Redacts Nearly All Of It

by Tim Cushing | Fri, May 1st 2015 | www.techdirt.com  from the [NOTHING-TO-SEE-HERE] dept MuckRock has obtained a whole stack of Stingray-related documents from the FBI. As is to be expected, there’s not much left unsaid by the agency, which is at least as protective of its own Stingray secrecy as it is with that of law enforcement agencies all over the US. There’s nearly 5,000 pages of […]

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FOIA Denial Letter

Yes,FOIA Denial Officer Is a Real Job Title in the Most Transparent Administration in History

Does the Public Service Commission have this position filled? The latest from the “most transparent administration in history,” a letter in response to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, signed by Taylor D. August, whose job title at the Department of Education is “FOIA Denial Officer.”  Morgan Smith The letter does say that it “may be […]

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