Anderson A. Chang

Anderson A. ChangClass of 2014
Symposium Editor, Volume 12
Staff Editor, Volume 11

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Federal Court Strikes Down National Security Letters on First Amendment Grounds

While the potential use of drones on American soil and the disputed authority of the government to indefinitely detain American citizens captured on U.S. soil have dominated the headlines and the attention of civil libertarians in recent months, the Obama administration continues other controversial domestic counter-terrorism measures that go along relatively unnoticed by the public. Last week, a Federal District Court in California gave a respite to civil liberties in the ongoing war on terror as it enjoined on First Amendment grounds the federal government’s further use of National Security Letters.


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