Spy Program Still Open to Future Challenges

A federal appeals court decision Friday dismissing a lawsuit that challenged the Bush administration's warrantless wiretapping program is a significant victory for the White House, but it hasn't closed the door to further legal challenges to the program. The 2-1 ruling to dismiss the lawsuit, which was filed by the American Civil Liberties Union, did not touch on the merits of the program nor whether the wiretapping was constitutional. The appeals court instead embraced a threshold argument...Full Story
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