GNI Joins Call for U.S. Senate to Swiftly Consider Nominees to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board

31 organizations sent a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee urging them to consider the final two PCLOB nominees as quickly as possible. PCLOB has not been able to perform its critical duties in reviewing U.S. federal counterterrorism programs and ensuring they provide adequate safeguards for privacy and civil liberties for over 19 months.

2019-01-13T21:25:29+00:00August 30, 2018|Categories: surveillance|Tags: |

GNI Comments to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board

The Global Network Initiative submitted comments to the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB) regarding surveillance programs operated pursuant to Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act and Section 702 of the FISA Amendments Act.

Worldwide concerns about U.S. surveillance practices seriously threaten the United States’ […]

2018-03-14T17:16:02+00:00August 7, 2013|Categories: Issues, media releases, surveillance|Tags: , , |