A DOHA Appeal Involving Rarely Used Allegiance Guideline

Originally published at: https://www.clearancejobsblog.com/a-doha-appeal-involving-rarely-used-allegiance-guideline/

The national security adjudicative guideline for allegiance is rarely used in security clearance denials, in fact, I have only come across it used less than a handful of times over the years. Now, one has popped up in a Defense Office of Hearing and Appeals case for a defense contractor. The contractor was initially denied clearance eligibility…