The attorney for a well known Guatemalan defense lawyer is wondering whether his client is being kept out of the United States because of the controversial figures he has represented.

Fernando Linares Beltranena, a conservative attorney known for representing military officers and accused narcotics traffickers, filed a Freedom of Information Act suit Monday, seeking documents that might explain why the United States denied his visa application.

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