Thursday, December 16, 2004 - Federal appeals court says National Council of Resistance is a Terrorist Group - Politics - Opposition Group: Iran Has Biological Weapons: "The National Council of Resistance has challenged its designation as a terrorist group, saying it has only been listed in a U.S attempt to appease elements within the Iranian government.

But a federal appeals court said last week that a review of public records was enough to convict the group "even without repairing to the classified information submitted to the court."