CrimProf Blog

Editor: Kevin Cole
Univ. of San Diego School of Law

A Member of the Law Professor Blogs Network

Sunday, July 8, 2007

Ruling: You Must Actually Have Been Spyed on to Sue

From NPR.com: A federal appeals court has ruled that civil liberties groups have no standing to challenge President Bush's domestic eavesdropping program in court.

The court ruled that only people who can demonstrate that they've been spied on have the right to sue. The records of who's been wiretapped are top secret, so it's not likely that anyone would ever be able to demonstrate that he or she had been a target of the program. Listen. . . [Mark Godsey]

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/crimprof_blog/2007/07/ruling-you-must.html

Miscellaneous | Permalink

TrackBack URL for this entry:

http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341bfae553ef00e0098f0dc38833

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Ruling: You Must Actually Have Been Spyed on to Sue:

Comments

Post a comment