Judge Orders FBI to Probe Records of 1950s Program That Purged Federal LGBT Workers

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McDermott was pro bono counsel for the Mattachine Society in filing a lawsuit which led a federal judge to order that theFBI conduct a new search for decades-old documentsabout a 1950s US government programto purge the federal workforce of gays and lesbians. The Freedom of Information Act lawsuit was filed in 2016.