Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Program on Energy and Sustainable Development Stanford University

A mobile phone simulating a call to German Chancellor Angela Merkel next to a tablet computer showing the logo of the National Security Agency (NSA) is seen in this multiple exposure picture illustration taken in Frankfurt October 28, 2013.
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January 7, 2014 - CISAC In the News

Scholars reveal depth of intelligence privacy, legal concerns

CISAC scholars are tackling the privacy and legal aspects of NSA surveillance. Jonathan Mayer's new research uncovers the depth of the the spy agency's telephone dragnet; Jennifer Granick and John Villasenor explain the legal issues surrounding domestic surveillance and what they mean for the Obama administration and Congress.

Topics: Cybersecurity | Governance, Organizations & Security | Rule of law