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Russian President Vladimir Putin told reporters today that Edward Snowden is at an airport in Moscow. Putin called the former NSA contractor a “free man” and said he wouldn’t hand him over to the U.S., but said, "The sooner he selects his final destination point, the better both for us and for himself.” Snowden is accused of revealing U.S. surveillance secrets.
Quote of note
"Our country has changed, and while any racial discrimination in voting is too much, Congress must ensure that the legislation it passes to remedy that problem speaks to the current conditions." - Chief Justice John Roberts, writing for the majority in a Supreme Court ruling today that limited the 1965 Voting Rights Act. The new ruling says that certain areas no longer need federal oversight of voting procedures. President Barack Obama disagreed with the ruling.
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