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    the judge was dismissive. “That’s a policy argument,” he stated. “The fact that the thing you’re doing has good effect doesn’t mean that the thing is lawful.”

    Wow, I really love this line. Good job judge for taking a hard look at this.

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      Nice to see a judge call federal regulators on shenanigans for a change.

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        It’s quite a common occurrence for a judge to question council about where they are getting their information from and how they’re interpreting it. If you listen to City of Phoenix, Arizona v. Michael Huerta on https://www.cadc.uscourts.gov/recordings/recordings.nsf/DocsByRDate?OpenView&count=100 the judge poses many questions for the FAA council.