“It’s illegal to possess these. It’s different for the media. So everything you’re learning about this, you’re learning from us.”

Really? Apparently Chris Cuomo didn’t learn much while at Fordham Law. Or more exactly, he wants to deceive you into thinking you can’t view them on your own.

Once they were released by Wikileaks, it’s the same as reading a newspaper or anything else on a news site. Nothing prohibits you from reading them legally directly from Wikileaks.

Cuomo got blowback on the internet after his above statement and today tried to backtrack with the following tweet.