Clearance Granted in Case Involving Concerns of Allegiance to the U.S.

MIDWEST – Client military officer was issued Letter of Intent (LOI)/Statement of Reasons (SOR) by the service Central Adjudication Facility (CAF), for concerns under the Adjudicative Guideline A -Allegiance to the United States, due to terrorist comments and other questionable postings on the officer’s Facebook web page. Following a revocation of the clearance and an appeal through a Personal Appearance before an Administrative Judge from the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals, the CAF’s Personal Security Appeals Board (PSAB) granted the clearance.