Argued October 30, 2014
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Appeals from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, at Alexandria. Gerald Bruce Lee, District Judge. (1:11-cv-00288-GBL-JFA).
Charles W. Scarborough, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, Washington, D.C.; Earl N. Mayfield, III, DAY & JOHNS, PLLC, Fairfax, Virginia, for Appellants.
Tara Melissa Lee, DLA PIPER LLP (U.S.), Reston, Virginia, for Appellee.
Stuart F. Delery, Assistant Attorney General, Joyce Branda, Acting Assistant Attorney General, Michael S. Raab, Civil Division, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, Washington, D.C.; Dana J. Boente, Acting United States Attorney, Richard W. Sponseller, Assistant United States Attorney, Peter S. Hyun, Assistant United States Attorney, OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES ATTORNEY, Alexandria, Virginia, for Appellant United States of America.
Paul A. Prados, Milt C. Johns, Christopher M. Day, DAY & JOHNS, PLLC, Fairfax, Virginia, for Appellant Omar Badr.
Joseph C. Davis, Reston, Virginia, Paul D. Schmitt, DLA PIPER LLP (U.S.), Washington, D.C., for Appellee.
Before SHEDD, AGEE, and WYNN, Circuit Judges. Judge Shedd wrote the opinion, in which Judge Agee and Judge Wynn joined.