Sens. Challenge DOJ's Arguments In High Court Spying Case

Law360, New York (November 22, 2013, 6:30 PM EST) -- Three Senate Democrats on Thursday pushed the U.S. Department of Justice to reassess what it told the U.S. Supreme Court in Clapper v. Amnesty International, saying they believed the government made "misleading" statements that played a significant role in the court's decision to nix the surveillance challenge. 

Sens. Mark Udall of Colorado, Ron Wyden of Oregon and Martin Heinrich of New Mexico asserted in a letter to Solicitor General Donald B. Verrilli Jr. that the Justice Department had "not gone far enough" to correct what the...
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