18 August 2006

Bush vs. the Constitution: The Constitution wins! (for now)

A beautiful ruling came down yesterday in Detroit, when a federal judge ruled that the Bush administration's warrantless wiretapping program is unconstitutional and ordered an immediate halt to it. [Read story.]

Will Bush ignore the ruling? Or will he try to have his Republican Congress pass new legislation making warrantless wiretapping legal (heaven forbid)? Or will he finally decide to respect the rule of law?

[Read the judge's complete ruling. (PDF)]

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