Documents show former DOJ lawyer questioned legal rationale for spy program Tom Henry at 3:03 PM ET
[JURIST] Recently released documents reveal that former Associate Deputy Attorney General David S. Kris expressed reservations about the Bush administration's legal rationale [JURIST document] for its warrantless domestic surveillance program [JURIST news archive]. In an e-mail [excerpt, PDF] to an aide to Attorney General Alberto Gonzales [official profile] made public Wednesday, Kris said that the Department of Justice's statutory arguments "had a slightly after-the-fact quality or feeling to them."
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