Topic: Richard Leon
A federal district judge on Friday dismissed a lawsuit brought by the ACLU, which challenged the NSA program. The ruling conflicts with one issued by another federal judge earlier this month.
The judge, ruling in an ongoing civil lawsuit, ordered the NSA to stop collecting the plaintiffs' telephone metadata, saying the intelligence gathering likely violates Fourth Amendment privacy guarantees.
A federal judge is expected to rule soon on whether the FDA has the authority to regulate electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, which contain nicotine but not tobacco.
10/17/2009 01:00 am
A federal judge orders release of a Syrian national who Al Qaeda suspected was a US spy.
06/23/2009 01:00 am
02/05/2009 12:00 am
A US official says released detainees are taking up arms against the US.
01/15/2009 12:00 am
Experts say the ruling is 'a clear warning shot to the government' over Gitmo detention policies.
11/21/2008 12:00 am