I saw this on the Campaign for Liberty blog. It reminded of the legal difficulties posed by a treason charge that I pointed out in my post, Pentagon Papers Revisited. As I said in that post the Justice department could be sensing a little dÃ©jÃ vu with their treason case against Mr. Snowden. Here is the statement posted on Dr. Paul’s Facebook page:
My understanding is that espionage means giving secret or classified information to the enemy. Since Snowden shared information with the American people, his indictment for espionage could reveal (or confirm) that the US Government views you and me as the enemy.