Quick Links

No Supreme Court review of telecom immunity

The U.S. Supreme Court elected not to review a federal appeals court decision upholding a law blocking civil action against anyone providing assistance to federal intelligence agencies.

The appeals court had dismissed lawsuits against telecoms whose cooperation, argued the government, was essential in the war on terrorism. -db

From Reuters, October 9, 20012, by Terry Baynes and Jonathan Stempel.

Full story

 

 

Your contributions make our work possible.
Comments are closed.

Powered by WordPress. Designed by WooThemes