Mont. Dems Blast EPA's Release Of Ranchers' Personal Data

Law360, New York (May 16, 2013, 3:06 PM EDT) -- Montana Sens. Max Baucus and Jon Tester on Monday chastised the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency after it mistakenly released the personal information of ranchers in 30 states, and urged the agency to launch an investigation into the mishap.

In response to a Freedom of Information Act request, the EPA erroneously disseminated the personal information ― including names, telephone numbers and addresses ― of livestock producers, according to the Montana Democrats. The agency compounded the screw-up weeks later when it again released similar details on ranchers in Montana...
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