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AIPAC Spy Case Dropped

By Matthew Yglesias on May 1, 2009 at 2:29 pm

"AIPAC Spy Case Dropped"


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This is almost certainly the right decision. I enjoyed AIPAC getting a black eye, and it wouldn’t be a bad thing if their dealings got somewhat more scrutiny, but the particulars of this case seem an awful lot like an effort to establish a dangerous precedent that can be used in the future against all manner of journalists.

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