Sunday, July 12, 2009

Yoo Gave Bush White House Retroactive Legal Cover to Spy on Americans

Saturday, 11 July 2009 07:07

A sweeping investigation into the Bush administration's domestic surveillance program has concluded that former Justice Department attorney John Yoo provided the White House with retroactive legal cover for covert intelligence activities and that the legal opinion he drafted authorizing the program failed to cite an historic Supreme Court case on the "distribution of government powers." (read more)

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