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Court rejects Ohio domestic spying suit

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posted on Jul, 6 2007 @ 11:19 AM
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Court rejects Ohio domestic spying suit


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A federal appeals court ordered the dismissal Friday of a lawsuit challenging President Bush's domestic spying program, saying the plaintiffs had no standing to sue.

The 2-1 ruling by the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel vacated a 2006 order by a federal judge in Detroit, who found that the post-Sept. 11 warrantless surveillance aimed at uncovering terrorist activity violated constitutional rights to privacy and free speech and the separation of powers.
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[edit on 7/6/2007 by Infoholic]

[edit on 6-7-2007 by UM_Gazz]




posted on Jul, 6 2007 @ 11:19 AM
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In continuance of a very important issue for Americans, the debate/fight over Bush's Domestic Surveillance Program goes on. We get spied on, we can't challenge in court... what's next?

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