News Highlights – May 23, 2014

CIA Secrecy Over Detention Program Threatens 9/11 Prosecutions, Senators Warned Obama

Editorial: A Surveillance Bill That Falls Short

Pentagon Report: Scope of Intelligence Compromised by Snowden 'Staggering'

Despite Obama's New Rules, No End in Sight for Drone War

The Year of Living More Dangerously: Obama's Drone Speech Was a Sham

David Barron and the OTHER Missing Memos

 

CIA Secrecy Over Detention Program Threatens 9/11 Prosecutions, Senators Warned Obama

[McClatchy, William Douglas and Ali Watkins, May 22, 2014]

Editorial: A Surveillance Bill That Falls Short

[New York Times, May 22, 2014]

Pentagon Report: Scope of Intelligence Compromised by Snowden 'Staggering'

[The Guardian, Jason Leopold, May 22, 2014]

Despite Obama's New Rules, No End in Sight for Drone War

[Reuters, Matt Spetalnick and Mark Hosenball, May 22, 2014]

The Year of Living More Dangerously: Obama's Drone Speech Was a Sham

[The Guardian, Andrea J. Prasow, May 22, 2014]

David Barron and the OTHER Missing Memos

[Just Security, Marcy Wheeler, May 22, 2014; See also The Barron Nomination and the Second Circuit Drone Case, from OTG]

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