Tag Archive: Surveillance

CISPES v. Sessions – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1989-1990

In response to the massive government investigation of the Committee in Solidarity With the People of El Salvador (ClSPES) un­covered by the CCR through Freedom of Information Act requests, the CCR filed a class action lawsuit in federal court in…
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Civil Liberties

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In the Matter of David Truong – Criminal Justice – CCR Docket 1982-1983

In January 1978, David Truong and Ronald Humphrey were indicted on charges of conspiracy, espionage, stealing govern­ment documents, and being unregistered foreign agents. David Truong (Truong Dink Hung) is a Vietnamese citizen who has long  been active in the anti-war movement in the…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Kinoy v. Mitchell – Government Misconduct – CCR Docket 1982-1983

The widespread use of illegal electronic surveillance in the name of “national security” is a central form of government misconduct. This case involves both domestic and so-called foreign security surveillance and in an early landmark decision established a plaintiff’s right…
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Civil Liberties

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