Supreme Court Denies Mandamus Over Surveillance Court's Collection Of Verizon Data

WASHINGTON, D.C. - In its Nov. 18 order list, the U.S. Supreme Court denied a writ of mandamus in which the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) sought a ruling that the Foreign Surveillance Intelligence Court (FISC) exceeded its authority by ordering Verizon Business Network Services to submit call detail records to it (In Re Electronic Privacy Information Center, No. 13-58, U.S. Sup.).

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