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Court Grants Secrecy for Memo on Phone Data

EFF IN THE NEWS
January 12, 2014

The Electronic Frontier Foundation filed a lawsuit in 2011 seeking to obtain the memo under the Freedom of Information Act. But a District Court judge ruled that the memo fell into an exception to that law covering materials developed when the executive branch is deliberating internally about what policy to select, and a three-judge panel on the appeals court agreed on Friday.

Friday, January 3, 2014
New York Times
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