NSA Spying Suit Reworked With Eye On Faster Resolution

Law360, New York (January 24, 2014, 1:18 PM EST) -- The former U.S. Department of Justice prosecutor who persuaded a federal judge that the National Security Agency's hotly contested collection of phone records is likely unconstitutional made a procedural maneuver Thursday designed to speed up proceedings while the government appeals.

Larry Klayman and three co-plaintiffs dropped their bids for class certification in separate suits that dispute the constitutionality of two preeminent government surveillance efforts and filed a new, related complaint before U.S. District Judge Richard J. Leon in Washington that will house any eventual class action...
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