Tag: FISA

Update: FISA court finally bops the FBI

In an earlier post, “The FBI diddles FISA. Will the judges do anything about it?,” I wondered why the FISA judges aren’t hugely pissed about being deceived by the Obama administration’s Justice Department when it applied for a warrant to wiretap a member of Donald Trump’s campaign. Especially now that the Justice Department’s inspector general... Read more »

The FBI diddles FISA. Will the judges do anything about it?

The biggest dopes so far in the Trump impeachment saga appear to be  the FISA judges whom the FBI took to the cleaners. If everyone should be able to agree on one thing, it’s how the Justice Department’s inspector general’s probe reveals that the FBI’s affidavits to get FISA court permission to wiretap a Trump campaign... Read more »