Schuchardt v. Obama

Schuchardt v. Obama, Civil Action No. 14-705, 2015 WL 5732117 (W.D.Pa. Sept. 30, 2015)

This Constitutional and statutory complaint against the NSA’s collection and storage of “massive quantities of email and other data created by United States citizens” was dismissed for lack of standing. Continue reading Schuchardt v. Obama

The Wikimedia v. NSA Complaint

Wikimedia Foundation, et al. v. NSA, et al., Case 1:15-cv-00662-RDB (D. Md. filed March 10, 2015)

This lawsuit challenges the upstream data collection program in which “the NSA … seize[s] and search[es] the internet communications of U.S. citizens and residents en masse as those communications travel across the internet ‘backbone’’ in the United States.” Complt., para. 40. Continue reading The Wikimedia v. NSA Complaint

Center for Constitutional Rights (“CCR”) v. Obama

CCR v. Obama, No. 13-802, cert. denied, 134 S.Ct. 1497 (2014)

This lawsuit on behalf of the Center for Constitutional Rights and several of its present and former legal staff members was originally filed on January 17, 2006 against President Bush and other government officials in the federal district court for the Southern District of New York. Continue reading Center for Constitutional Rights (“CCR”) v. Obama