FOIA Number: DOT-FAA-20-1393

News Roundup: Trump and Barr Unleash Attack on Protesters — and the Constitution

June 5, 2020
The irony of protests against police brutality being met with violent escalation by law enforcement is perhaps matched only by the authoritarianism of the president and attorney general. 
(Photo: Ted Eytan)

FOIA to FAA Seeking Records Regarding the Authorization for Low-Flying Maneuvers in Washington, D.C.

June 3, 2020
FOIA to the Federal Aviation Administration seeking records regarding authorization for the U.S. military to employ military helicopters against protesters in Washington, D.C., including through the use of low-flying maneuvers in between city buildings.