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Kris on FISA

June 23rd, 2008 · 1 Comment

David Kris, a former top Justice Department attorney, knows more about FISA than pretty much anybody else out there. So his Guide to the FISA Amendment (part one and two) posted at Balkinization is required reading if ou care about the issue, as is Marty Lederman’s follow-up.

Tags: Privacy and Surveillance



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  • 1 jwh // Jun 23, 2008 at 1:21 pm

    From Lederman’s article: “This reminds me: The most troubling thing of all about the new statute is probably that virtually no one outside the executive branch has the slightest idea what it authorizes, or how, exactly it will work in practice.”

    Well, if that’s the case, then the Democratic-controlled House & Senate will have some explaining to do…….