Posts tagged with ‘Freedom of Information Act’

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United States Department of State Office of Inspector General Report of Audit

by FG

United States Department of State Office of Inspector General Report of Audit Documents In March of 1992 US State Department inspector general Sherman Funk issued a classified report about illegal Israeli transfers of US military technology.  The report finds Israel “is systematically violating U.S. arms control laws.”  The “Blue Lantern” system used in-country checks conducted […]

Revealed: The FBI’s Secretive Practice of “Blackballing” Files

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Revealed: The FBI’s Secretive Practice of “Blackballing” Files Jason Leopold Have you ever filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request with the FBI and received a written response from the agency stating that it could not locate records responsive to your request? If so, there’s a chance the FBI may have found some documents, […]