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Submission + - No Fly List/State secrets showdown looms->

schwit1 writes: The Obama Administration and a federal judge in San Francisco appear to be headed for a showdown over the controversial state secrets privilege in a case about the U.S. government's 'no-fly' list for air travel.

U.S. District Judge William Alsup is also bucking the federal government's longstanding assertion that only the executive branch can authorize access to classified information.

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No Fly List/State secrets showdown looms

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