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Supreme Court Affirms Ban on Aiding Groups Tied to Terror

Supreme Court Affirms Ban on Aiding Groups Tied to Terror 21 Jun 2010 The Supreme Court has upheld a federal law that bars "material support" to foreign terrorist organizations, rejecting a free speech challenge from humanitarian aid groups. The court ruled 6-3 Monday that the government may prohibit all forms of aid to designated terrorist groups, even if the support consists of training and advice about entirely peaceful and legal activities.