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US District Judge: "No fly" list unconstitutional

A federal judge ruled the US government's "no fly" list violates constitutional rights.

US District Judge Anna Brown in Portland, Oregon says those on the list are deprived of a meaningful way to have their names removed.

The judge ordered the Justice Department to redraft procedures "with the requisite due process" and without jeopardizing national security.

Thirteen plaintiffs, mostly Muslim-Americans, challenged their inclusion on the list.

The FBI created the "no fly" list" after the September 11th attacks in 2001.