A Coast Guard lawyer’s curious response to MuckRock’s FOIA request

Yes, Mr. Lawyer, posting documents can drive trafficcurious

“In 2014, posting things online is kind of what news organizations do,” notes MuckRock co-founder Michael Morisy. “But the fact that we give access to documents, free of charge, to the public, without advertising, is used against us and our users, despite the fact that posting documents is something almost every major media outlet does.”

* Homeland Security fights release of documents – because people might read them (muckrock.com)