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Secret court is worrisome in a democracy

Your editorial about phone record surveillance was certainly thought-provoking ("Surveillance state," June 7).

What is of most concern about our government is the top-secret court that, we now know, actually exists.

Where in a democratic republic is there justification for any top-secret court?

Joy Shillman, Baltimore

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