Jewel v. National Security Agency (NSA) is a United States class action lawsuit filed by the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) against the National Security Agency, et al., charging an "illegal and unconstitutional program of dragnet communications surveillance". It was filed on behalf of Carolyn Jewel, et al., September 18, 2008, and is based on documentation provided by former AT&T technician Mark Klein.
See also[edit | edit source]
- Hepting v. AT&T
- NSA call database
- NSA electronic surveillance program
- NSA warrantless surveillance controversy
References[edit | edit source]
- KJ Mullins (20 September 2008). "Jewel Vs. NSA Aims To Stop Illegal Surveillance". Digital Journal. http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/260075. Retrieved 30 December 2011.
- Complaint copy. 18 September 2008. Electronic Frontier Foundation. Retrieved 30 December 2011
- Kravets Email Author, David (15 July 2009). "Obama Claims Immunity, As New Spy Case Takes Center Stage". Wired. http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2009/07/jewel/. Retrieved 30 December 2011.
- [|David Kravets] (January 22, 2010). "Judge Tosses NSA Spy Cases". Wired. http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2010/01/nsa-spy-cases-tossed/.
- [|Jeralyn] (29 December 2011). "9th Circuit Allows Wiretap Suit Against NSA to Proceed". Talk Left. http://www.talkleft.com/story/2011/12/29/175456/67. Retrieved 30 December 2011.
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- Complaint copy at EFF website
- Jewel v. NSA page at EFF website
- Ninth Circuit 29 December 2011 opinion