[JURIST] Obama administration official Melanie Ann Pustay [official profile] on Tuesday testified [prepared remarks] before the Senate Judiciary Committee [official website] to urge congressional officials to amend the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) [text] to strengthen government's ability to prevent disclosure of information related to critical infrastructure and cybersecurity. Pustay's request comes just over a year after the US Supreme Court ruled 8-1 [JURIST report] in Milner v. Department of the Navy [opinion; Cornell LII backgrounder] that the government may...

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