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Ninth Circuit Speaks on FOIA, but Ducks Fugitive Disentitlement

A common parry in a tax criminal investigation or prosecution is to file a FOIA request with the IRS. The IRS / DOJ thrust is to resist. I provide at the end of this blog a general discussion of FOIA and the theories of resistance. In Shannahan v. United States, ___ F.3d ___, 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS...