EPIC has filed a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit against the National Security Agency in the United States District Court in the District of Columbia. The agency failed to respond to EPIC's FOIA request for documents about an "Information Assurance" partnership with Google. EPIC previously appealed to the agency to comply with its legal duty to produce the documents, but he agency failed to respond. EPIC is also seeking the Presidential Directive that grants the NSA authority to conduct electronic surveillance in the United States.Read the rest here.
Monday, September 13, 2010
EPIC files FOIA suit for documents regarding Google/NSA partnership
from the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC):
Posted by National Freedom of Information Coalition at 4:02 PM
Labels: EPIC, FOIA request, Google, National Security Agency
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