Media Orgs Urge 11th Circ. To Make FBI Cough Up 9/11 Docs

Law360, Nashville (October 24, 2017, 8:49 PM EDT) -- More than a dozen prominent news companies and media trade groups have backed a Florida news organization’s attempt to revive its bid for access to documents related to potential Saudi involvement in the 9/11 attacks, telling the Eleventh Circuit on Monday that the FBI had made a vague and “self-contradictory” response to the document request.

A May district court decision granting partial summary judgment to the FBI had wrongly let the agency off the hook for its inadequate response to the Freedom of Information Act request...
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