Sunday, May 31, 2009

U.S. Vows To Keep Using 'State Secrets' Defense

From CNN:

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- The Obama administration has informed a federal judge it will continue to invoke the "state secrets" privilege in a legal battle with an Islamic charity suspected of funding terrorism.

The United States has designated the Oregon-based al-Haramain Islamic Foundation as a terrorist organization. The group, which has sued the government over alleged warrantless wiretapping, is demanding classified information about the program.

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My Comment: Goodbye to the old boss .... hello to the new boss.

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