State Secrets Privilege - Quotes

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  • "Because it is so powerful and can trample legitimate claims against the government, the state secrets privilege is not to be lightly invoked" – (United States v. Reynolds, 345 U.S. 1, 7 (1953))
  • "The state secrets privilege is a common law evidentiary rule that allows the government to withhold information from discovery when disclosure would be inimical to national security."Zuckerbraun v. General Dynamics Corp., 935 F.2d 544, 546 (2d Cir. 1991).

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