Liberty NewsWire: May 22, 2012
The justices agreed to decide whether a challenge may proceed to a 2008 federal law that broadened the government’s power to monitor international communications. The law, an amendment to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, followed disclosure of the Bush administration’s secret program to wiretap international communications without obtaining court warrants in the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks. – New York Times
New York Times—Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Case on Surveillance
Fox news—Senate passes Iran sanctions bill
Christian Science monitor— NATO: European missile shield 'provisionally operational'