DOJ Set To Shuck And Jive Judge White In EFF FOIA Case

By: Friday October 16, 2009 1:02 am

Just two days ago we were discussing the status of EFF v. ODNI, the FOIA case in NDCA where disclosure is being sought of documents evidencing the telecom lobbying on immunity for corporate participation in Bush’s surveillance program. As you will recall, Judge White had denied the various stay attempts put forth by the government [...]

Dick’s Evolving Demands for Immunity

By: Thursday January 31, 2008 10:06 am

Thanks to Faiz, who watches Rush, so I don’t have to.

Once again, the Administration has trotted out Dick to lobby for immunity for himself telecom immunity. All the things I said last week about the inappropriateness of sending the guy who would most directly benefit from immunity out to lobby for it still hold.

Dick Wants His Immunity, and He Wants It Now

By: Wednesday January 23, 2008 11:45 am

Dick Cheney decided that he would be a good person to exhort Congress to pass telecom immunity and that the Heritage Foundation would be a good venue for doing so. It’s laughable on its face. The pity is, it’ll still probably work.

Get the Most out of FDL

Become a Founding Member today

Build our community

Get great discounts

Keep us independent

Timeline Collection


Follow Emptywheel on Twitter
twitter-250x250 copy

Close