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Leaked or Hacked

Fifty years ago news of Roe v. Wade was leaked to the press. News, not a draft or the written opinion. A clerk talked to a reporter without realizing that the story would appear hours before the decision was announced. … Continue reading

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Leaks from the Supreme Court are rare.

Leaks from the Supreme Court are rare. Surprisingly, the 1972 Roe decision was leaked. The following quotes are from Woodward and Armstrong’s 1979 book: The Brethren. The day of the scheduled abortion decision the Chief sat in his chambers reading … Continue reading

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Questions about that leaked hacking document

The leak story raises questions. Here are some: Are there no barriers to a government contractor searching for a classified document, printing it, and taking it home? Do contractors with clearance not know that printed documents can be traced? Why … Continue reading

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