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Feingold Slams Obama For Extraordinary Rendition Decision

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Senator Russ Feingold is sharply criticizing the Obama administration over its controversial decision to maintain the Bush administration's position in a closely watched lawsuit involving alleged victims of extraordinary rendition, a decision that generated a storm of controversy yesterday.

"I am troubled by reports that the Obama administration has decided to invoke the state secrets privilege in a case brought by five men who claim to have been the victims of extraordinary rendition," Feingold said in a statement sent to me by his office.

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