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Government Wants To Keep Secrets In FBI Lawsuit
Posted on 4 Aug 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LOS ANGELES - (AP) U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has invoked state secrets rules to prevent information from being released in a lawsuit filed by Southern California Muslims who claim the FBI monitored their activities solely because of their religion... Read More

2nd Pa. Student Files Lawsuit Alleging Laptop Spying
Posted on 28 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PHILADELPHIA - (AP) A second lawsuit has been filed against a suburban Philadelphia school district accused of spying on students through cameras in school-issued laptop computers. Jalil Hasan, who graduated from Lower Merion High School last spring,... Read More

FBI Accused Of Violating Muslims' Rights At Mosque
Posted on 23 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

LOS ANGELES - (AP) Two civil liberties groups have sued the FBI, claiming that one of the agency's former informants was ordered to target Muslims for surveillance when he infiltrated a California mosque. The ACLU of Southern California and the Los... Read More

ACLU Sues Government For 'Spying' Information
Posted on 4 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) Civil rights groups sued the U.S. government Thursday to try to force it to reveal more about the surveillance of Americans' international e-mails and telephone calls. The American Civil Liberties Union and the New York Civil Liberties... Read More

Appeals Court In NYC Reinstates Wiretaps Lawsuit
Posted on 22 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) A lawsuit challenging a law that lets the United States eavesdrop on overseas communications more widely and with less judicial oversight than in the past was reinstated Monday by a federal appeals court that said new rules regarding surveillance... Read More