Bush-authored warrantless wiretapping suffers abrupt defeat

    Date05 Apr 2010
    CategoryGovernment
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    Posted ByAlex
    The last of the US warrantless wiretapping cases has come to a rather surprising and abrupt finish. Judge Vaughn Walker hearing the case formerly known as Al-Haramain vs Bush has ruled for the plaintiffs and against the US government on a motion for summary judgment, essentially telling the government it had no case. This rare victory for civil libertarians followed years of obfuscation and wrangling on the part of both the Bush and the supposedly
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