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ID:

714

Date:

2012-02-13

Headline:

Congress Left in Dark on DOJ Wiretaps

Reporter's name:

David Kravets

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

Wired: Threat Level

City:

Washington, DC

Notes:

Chris Soghoian used FOIA to obtain the email from the Department of Justice. Soghoian and others also used FOIA to obtain reports from 1999-2003 and 2009 (available at http://www.spyingstats.com/).

Keywords:

pen register, trap and trace, surveillance, Department of Justice, privacy, internet, telecom, telecommunications, Congress, Senate Judiciary Committee, Patriot Act, roving wiretap, lone wolf, business records, Electronic Communications Privacy Act, ECPA,

URL:

http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2012/02/congress-in-the-dark/


Agencies:

ATF
DEA
DOJ
FBI
USMS

States:

DC

Categories:

civil rights
technology
telecommunications


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