Barr levels state-secrets claim in Twitter suit

Politico

“Attorney General William Barr has asserted the state secrets privilege for the first known time since he was sworn in last month, using the controversial legal tool in a lawsuit brought by the social media company Twitter over its bid to publish a more complete account of government surveillance requests.”

Source: https://www.politico.com/story/2019/03/17/william-barr-state-secrets-twitter-1224508?utm_source=CJR+Daily+News&utm_campaign=f3eec2904a-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_10_31_05_02_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_9c93f57676-f3eec2904a-174362169