IRS Charged $239,400 for Fighting FOIA

Submitted by LDieringer on Tue, 11/24/2015 - 2:34pm

 SAN FRANCISCO (CN) - The Internal Revenue Service must pay $239,400 in attorneys' fees after losing a lawsuit over access to digital records, a federal judge ruled Friday.

     Public.Resource.org, a nonprofit that makes government records accessible to the public, sued the IRS in June 2013 for failing to comply with a Freedom of Information Act request.  Continue...

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