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ID:

664

Date:

2012-06-27

Headline:

Reporter's name:

Jennifer Valentino-DeVries

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

Wall Street Journal: Digits (blog)

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

The American Civil Liberties Union used FOIA to obtain copies of the nine templates which the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) uses as the basis for its National Security Letters (NSLs). The FBI's letters can demand basic personal information and more detailed billing, financial, and technological records.

Keywords:

American Civil Liberties Union, ACLU, Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI, National Security Letter, NSL, surveillance, technology

URL:

http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2012/06/27/the-fbis-secret-surveillance-letters-to-tech-companies/


Agencies:

DOJ
FBI

States:

DC

Categories:

law enforcement
technology
telecommunications


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