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Foreign Surveillance and the Future of Standing to Sue Post-Clapper

Categories: Govt Secrecy,Spying/Intelligence,Supreme Court/courts

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/intel/R43107.pdf

Reviews past attempts to file lawsuits challenging government intelligence gathering methods, specifically the case known as Clapper v. Amnesty International, and whether recent revelations of  government methods will improve the prospects for future court challenges. From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists