The FBI is using outdated IT to foil FOIA requests, lawsuit alleges

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The FBI is using antiquated computer systems to deliberately foil requests made under the U.S. Freedom of Information Act, a new lawsuit alleges.

Ryan Shapiro, a national security researcher and Ph.D. candidate at MIT, has been studying the Freedom of Information Act for years with a particular focus on noncompliance by government agencies. He already has multiple FOIA lawsuits in motion against the FBI, and earlier this month he filed a new one.

http://www.pcworld.com/article/3097047/software/the-fbi-is-using-outdated-it-to-foil-foia-requests-lawsuit-alleges.html

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