Yet Another Redacting Failure
This sort of thing happens so often it’s no longer news:
Conte’s e-mails were intended to be blacked out in a 51-page electronic filing Wednesday in which the government argued against the Chronicle’s motion to quash the subpoena. Eight of those pages were not supposed to be public.
But the redacted parts in the computer file could be seen by copying them and pasting the material in a word processing program.
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