Judge hits U.S. on no-fly redress steps

Posted: June 25, 2014 at 5:25 a.m.

The U.S. government deprived 13 people on its no-fly list of their constitutional right to travel and gave them no adequate way to challenge their placement on the list, a federal judge said Tuesday in the nation’s first ruling finding the no-fly list redress procedures unconstitutional.

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