FOIA Lawsuit | Case 1:14-cv-00119-RC Alexa O’Brien v. U.S. Department of State

February 6, 2014   ·   0 Comments


By Alexa O'Brien: On January 30, 2014, I filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of State for a failing to respond or comply with...


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