[JURIST] The US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit [official website] on Wednesday ruled [opinion, PDF] that the FBI [official website] is not required to disclose documents regarding its use of ethnic and racial information. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) [advocacy website] filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request seeking the disclosure of those documents, but the district court held that the information sought was exempt from the disclosure requirement. The Third Circuit noted that FBI investigations...

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