U.S. v. Hassanshahi: no suppression of evidence obtained through the DEA metadata database

United States v. Hassanshahi, Criminal Action No.:13-0274, 2015 WL 7303515 (D.D.C. Nov. 19, 2015) Continue reading U.S. v. Hassanshahi: no suppression of evidence obtained through the DEA metadata database

Appellate Proceedings in United States v. Moalin

United States v. Moalin, et al., No. 13-50572 (9th Cir.)

In the wake of the D.C. Circuit’s stay of the injunction in Klayman v. Obama, this  criminal case is very arguably the only vehicle for challenging the NSA’s bulk telephony metadata program. Continue reading Appellate Proceedings in United States v. Moalin

EPIC’s lawsuit for information about pen/trap applications to the FISC

After the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) failed to respond to the Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”) request that the Electronic Privacy Information Center (“EPIC”) made on October 3,2013 for records pertaining to the government’s pen register and/or trap and trace (“pen/trap”) applications to the FISC, Continue reading EPIC’s lawsuit for information about pen/trap applications to the FISC

The District Court’s Opinion in United States v. Moalin

United States v. Moalin, et al., et al. No. 10cr4246, slip copy, 2013 WL 6079518 (S.D.Cal. Nov. 18, 2013) (denying motion for a new trial), appeal pending Continue reading The District Court’s Opinion in United States v. Moalin