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Judge Throws Out Wiretap Suit From Suspected Al Qaeda Charity
Stop the ACLU ^ | 3 July 08 | John Stephenson

Posted on 07/03/2008 7:11:29 AM PDT by Jay777

Back in 2004 the blundering government accidentally sent Al-Haramain, a charity designated having provided financial and material support to al Qaida and other terrorist organizations, a classified document supposedly indicating that the organization and two of its lawyers had been wiretapped. Excuse me, but when an organization has most likely provided funds to our enemy I would hope the government does keep an eye on them. Anyway, the charity returned the classified document to the government, but later they filed suit against our government with the cheering of the ACLU. They decided to rely on their memory of the document to pursue their lawsuit. The ACLU and other groups have filed several lawsuits challenging Bush's wiretapping program, but they were all dismissed because the plaintiffs had absolutely zero evidence or standing and propped their entire cases on their paranoia alone. Civil liberty groups had high hopes for this case because it was the only case they had with anything resembling evidence. Their hopes were dashed today because a federal judge in San Francisco dismissed their case.

(Excerpt) Read more at stoptheaclu.com ...


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KEYWORDS: fisa; fourthamandment; jihadinamerica; judiciary; wiretap; wot

1 posted on 07/03/2008 7:11:29 AM PDT by Jay777
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To: Jay777

No one complained when these techniques were used against Italians.

See what I’m saying?


2 posted on 07/03/2008 7:32:09 AM PDT by massgopguy (I owe everything to George Bailey)
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To: massgopguy

No one complained when these techniques were used against American Citizens by the Clinton Administration.


3 posted on 07/03/2008 7:42:43 AM PDT by UCANSEE2
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To: AdmSmith; Berosus; Convert from ECUSA; dervish; Ernest_at_the_Beach; Fred Nerks; george76; ...

Hey, if you don’t like you, you don’t have to donate to it. /sarc


4 posted on 07/03/2008 9:35:32 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/_________________________Profile updated Friday, May 30, 2008)
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