Hepting v AT&T

United States' Reply in Support of the Assertion of the military & state secrets privilege & motion to dismiss or, in the alternative, for summary judgment by the United States

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The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) filed a class-action lawsuit against AT&T on January 31, 2006, accusing the telecom giant of violating the law and the privacy of its customers by collaborating with the National Security Agency (NSA) in its massive, illegal program to wiretap and data-mine Americans' communications.

This is the United States reply in support of the assertion of the military & state secrets privilege & motion to dismiss or, in the alternative, for summary judgment.

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Published In: Communications & Media Updates, Constitutional Law Updates, Criminal Law Updates, Military Updates, Science, Computers & Technology Updates

Reference Info:Legal Memoranda: Motion Addressed to Pleadings | Federal, 9th Circuit, California | United States

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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