Rajaratnam Claims Wiretaps Weren't Constitutional

Law360, New York (May 7, 2010, 5:52 PM EDT) -- Raj Rajaratnam, one of the traders charged in the Galleon Group LLC insider trading case, has asked a federal court to suppress recordings the U.S. government made by wiretapping his phone, arguing that the wiretaps were unconstitutional.

In a motion filed Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, Rajaratnam argued that the wiretaps violated his Fourth Amendment rights and that the government improperly relied on Title III of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act to authorize them....
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