Defense criticizes years-long monitoring of terror defendant

NEW YORK (AP) — Defense lawyers for a man charged with killing eight people in a New York City terrorist attack say the U.S. surveilled their client surreptitiously and perhaps illegally for years.

The lawyers said in a court filing Monday that they think Sayfullo Saipov’s (sy-foo-LOH’ sah-YEE’-pawf’s) electronic communications may have been vacuumed up through bulk surveillance or by targeting individuals overseas.

They are demanding more U.S. disclosures to defend Saipov in a...

What feeling does this article give you?
Joy
Disgust
Fear
Anger
Sadness

#hashtags to follow:

NEW YORK [+]    New York City [+]    Monday [+]    Sayfullo Saipov [+]    LOH [+]    YEE [+]    Saipov [+]   

More #news: