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SCOTUS Says Domestic Spying Is Too Secret To Be Challenged in Court

Posted on AllSides February 27th, 2023
From The Right
Gary Blakeley |

Abusive government behavior has again been found to be too sensitive to national security to face legal challenges in the court system. Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to review a lower court's dismissal of the Wikimedia Foundation's lawsuit against a National Security Agency surveillance program revealed a decade ago by Edward Snowden. With "state secrets privilege" barring litigation, that leaves upcoming congressional debates over renewal of the law authorizing the program as the only recourse for civil liberties advocates.

"The U.S. Supreme Court today denied the Wikimedia Foundation's...

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