Nicolas Niarchos is a freelance journalist whose work focuses on conflicts, minerals, and migration. He was a winter 2013 intern at The Nation and worked on the New Yorker‘s editorial staff for almost four years. He has also contributed articles to The Guardian, The Independent, and The New York Times.
A document leaked by Edward Snowden, along with interviews with lawyers representing terrorism suspects, reveal a disturbing loophole in this once-sacred legal principle.
Despite Governor Andrew Cuomo’s opposition, hopes are running high.