EPIC v. USDOJ and ACLU v. USDOJ

Plaintiffs' Supplemental Memorandum

EPIC Renews Call for Release of Bush Warrantless Wiretap Memos

In court papers filed this week in Washington, DC, EPIC and the ACLU asked a federal judge now reviewing an open government case to consider the publication of the Inspectors General Unclassifed Report on the President's Surveillance Program. EPIC and the ACLU are seeking the release of the relevant legal memos relating to the program, but the government contends that the entire matter is secret. However, the Inspector General's report, which is widely available, discusses several of the memos at issue in the case. EPIC filed the original request for the legal memos in December 2005 after the New York Times first reported on the warrantless wiretapping program. The case is EPIC v. Dep't of Justice.

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Published In: Communications & Media Updates, Constitutional Law Updates, Criminal Law Updates, Privacy Updates

Reference Info:Legal Memoranda: Discovery Motions | Federal, D.C. Circuit, D.C. | United States

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