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Criminal Procedure Keyed to Ohlin
Klayman v. Obama
Citation:957 F.Supp. 2d 1 (2013)
The Supreme Court dealt with the question of whether the installation and use of a pen register constitutes a search within the meaning of the Fourth Amendment about thirty-four years ago. The district court here is about to consider whether present-day circumstances – the evolutions in the Government’s surveillance capabilities, citizens’ phone habits, and the relationship between the NSA and telecom companies – changed so that bulk telephony metadata collection and analysis does violate a reasonable expectation of privacy.
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