Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act Of 1978

Congress has been discussing the amendment of an older bill, Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to make it more updated for current technology including electronic communications. This legislation is to formally amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to modify the standard of proof for issuance of orders regarding non-United States persons from probable cause to reasonable suspicion.

The following questions have been addressed in this article:

What about electronic mail under the FISA?
What is the difference between probable cause and reasonable suspicion?
Does FISA meet constitutional concerns?

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