El-Ganayni v. DOE; forthcoming scholarship

January 13, 2010

1. El-Ganayni v. Dep’t of Energy (3rd Cir. Jan. 11, 2010)

The Third Circuit on Monday upheld dismissal of a suit challenging DOE’s decision to revoke the security clearance of a nuclear scientist from Bettis Labs, a Muslim man who alleged that the revocation was in retaliation for his political views (the plaintiff had been critical of U.S. involvement in Iraq and critical of the FBI), and discriminatory.  Among other things, the court holds: Read the rest of this entry »