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ID:

724

Date:

2014-02-17

Headline:

FBI Redacts Letter About Drone Usage That Was Already Published In Full By Sen. Rand Paul

Reporter's name:

Tim Cushing

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

Techdirt

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) replied to a FOIA request from MuckRock by heavily redacting a letter outlining the Bureauís use of unmanned aerial vehicles in certain cases, but Senator Rand Paul, the original recipient, had already posted the letter online in its entirety.

Keywords:

Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI, drones, redaction, Rand Paul, Zoe Lofgren, Ted Poe, Tom Coburn, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Department of Homeland Security, DHS, MuckRock

URL:

http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20140214/12530026231/fbi-redacts-letter-about-drone-usage-that-was-already-published-full-sen-rand-paul.shtml


Agencies:

FBI

States:

CA
DC
KY
OK
TX

Categories:

classified information
FBI
FOIA
intelligence
law enforcement
technology
telecommunications


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