Justice Department Audits Flag FBI Privacy Abuses

Two Justice Department audits out Thursday highlight reported FBI abuses in the gathering of personal information for national security cases, despite concerns raised by judges. The department's Inspector General has found that the FBI requested 192,499 records with no judicial review in between 2003-2006. The figures comes in a new report issued by Inspector General Glenn Fine finding that the FBI issued 49,425 national security letters in 2006, a 4.7 percent increase over the last publicly...Full Story
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