The Federal Prosecutor’s investigations of NSA and GCHQ surveillance

In 2013, the Federal Prosecutor’s office in Karlsruhe opened “monitoring processes” to review allegations of mass surveillance of Gemans’ on line communications by the NSA and GCHQ and of monitoring of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s cell phone communications by the NSA. Continue reading The Federal Prosecutor’s investigations of NSA and GCHQ surveillance

Internat’l League of Human Rights, et al. v. German Federal Intelligence Service, et. al.

Internat’l League of Human Rights, et al. v. German Federal Intelligence Service, et. al. (Feb. 3, 2014)

This criminal complaint (available in German only) was filed with the Federal Prosecutor General’s office by the International League for Human Rights, data protection organization digitalcourage, and Europe’s largest association of hackers, the Chaos Computer Club (“CCC”), as well as individuals affiliated with those organizations. Continue reading Internat’l League of Human Rights, et al. v. German Federal Intelligence Service, et. al.