Feds seek stay of anti-terrorism law ruling in NYC

2012%5C258%5Cf39ef1ad-f529-4112-b319-d644daf0220c Feds seek stay of anti-terrorism law ruling in NYC

Some journalists, scholars and political activists sued over the law. They said they feared they could end up being held for exercising First Amendment rights.

Government lawyers called such concerns unfounded, but Forrest said she found them legitimate.

One of the plaintiffs’ lawyers, Bruce Afran, says there’s no basis for the government to get permission now to use the law.