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Federal Judge: "Courts Rubber Stamp All US Gov National Security Claims"

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posted on May, 14 2013 @ 05:03 PM
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Probably common knowledge but nice to see it crystallized ...


Speaking at a conference for federal employees who process Freedom of Information Act requests, U.S. District Court Judge Royce Lamberth said his fellow jurists usually rubber-stamp agency claims that disclosing information would jeopardize national security.

www.politico.com...


According to WP, Judge Lambert is a former Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court member and ex US Army JAG officer.

 

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posted on May, 14 2013 @ 05:10 PM
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Let's add this to the many scandals of the oh-so-not-transparent administration that ran on "transparency" - terrorizing US citizens for the purpose of creating a communist utopia.



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