ODNI and DOJ Release Additional Declassified FISC Filings and Orders Related to Section 215 of the USA Patriot Act [open html - 58KB]
The following is a press release issued by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) on May 14, 2014. "Today the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and the Department of Justice [DOJ] released, in redacted form, a previously classified series of Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court filings and orders from 2009-2010 concerning the collection of bulk telephony metadata under Section 215 of the USA Patriot Act. These documents relate to a robust interaction that occurred between the Department of Justice and a telecommunications service provider that included the provider's review of prior FISC applications, orders and opinions, regarding lawful compliance with those orders." Documents linked in this press release include: "Motion to Unseal Records"; "Joint Motion for Enlargement of Time"; "FISC [Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court] Order Granting Enlargement of Time"; "FISC Order Granting Motion to Unseal Records"; and "Motion for Amended Secondary Order."
Office of the Director of National Intelligence: http://www.dni.gov/