Bill of Rights Club: A Podcast by CCDBR

The Chicago Committee to Defend the Bill of Rights is excited to announce the launch of a new podcast: Bill of Rights Club. Over the course of this series, we’ll be taking the most pressing and significant current events we cover … Read more »

Court Ruling Solidifies FBI Gag Order in FBI National Security Letters

Ars Technica has reported that the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld the legality of a nondisclosure clause in FBI National Security Letters, or NSLs, a type of record request order issued to telecommunication companies, online communication platforms, … Read more »

Reporting on Released Manual Shows FBI Surveillance More Prevalent, Invasive Than Previously Known

Extensive investigation from The Intercept last week has shed much light on formerly opaque and murky FBI practices. The new details presented in the reports arise from the disclosure of documents, obtained via Freedom of Information Act requests, which were Read more »