Governor Abbott Released Confidential JTTF Documents Under Court Seal
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January of 2016Categories: Greg AbbottGovernor Greg Abbott and Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick released documents about a pending terrorist investigation before that were still under a court seal. The documents discuss the details about an investigation into Omar Faraj Saeed Al-Hardan, an individual who is suspected of providing material support to Islamic State overseas.
Abbott and Patrick may have jeopardized the investigation by leaking the details before they were unsealed by a judge. Source: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-security-arrests-texasdisclosures-idUSKBN0UM25Y2016...