Judge Royce Lamberth Criticizes NSA Surveillance Program
Jun-24-07 01:37 pm
Judge Royce Lamberth
Federal district judge and former chief judge of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court, Royce Lamberth, spoke about the NSA surveillance program yesterday at the American Library Association Annual Conference. The video of the talk can be found here. I have yet to find a transcript, but the Washington Post has an excellent summary. The Post notes:
What is most interesting is Lamberth's discussion of how quickly the FISA Court was able to move in timesof emergency. It leads one to question the arguments that the NSA program could not be put under the FISA procedure due to the press of time.
(H.T: Neal Sonnett)
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