News Highlights – November 27, 2013

Inquirer Editorial: Secret court a rubber stamp
Court hears fight over secret Justice Department legal opinion
Senators Call for Transparency in Targeted Killings
Obama administration proposes rule that would rein in political activity of nonprofits
Obama nominee would fill Homeland Security’s long-vacant IG role
Julian Assange unlikely to face U.S. charges over publishing classified documents

Inquirer Editorial: Secret court a rubber stamp
[Philadelphia Enquirer, November 27, 2013]

Court hears fight over secret Justice Department legal opinion
[Politico, November 26, 2013]

Senators Call for Transparency in Targeted Killings
[Time, November 26, 2013]

Obama administration proposes rule that would rein in political activity of nonprofits
[Washington Post, November 29, 2013; see also Obama tax-exempt crackdown may be easy to skirt from Politico]

Obama nominee would fill Homeland Security’s long-vacant IG role
[Washington Post, November 26, 2013]

Julian Assange unlikely to face U.S. charges over publishing classified documents
[Washington Post, November 25, 2013]

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