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'A New Balancing Test: How Excessive Classification Undermines National Security'

Text of keynote speech at National FOI Day Conference, March 14, 2008

By J. William Leonard
Former chief, Information Security Oversight Office

Keynote speech for 2008 National FOI Day Conference.

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