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NSA tracked email accounts of leading Muslim Americans, report says
NSA tracked email accounts of leading Muslim Americans, report says

The National Security Agency and the FBI allegedly tracked email accounts of five Muslim American leaders between 2006 and 2008, according to an NSA spreadsheet of email addresses disclosed by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. The spreadsheet, which lists email addresses and dates, does not indicate how much, if any, surveillance took place. Because the spreadsheet stops in spring 2008, it also does not indicate whether any such surveillance continued after the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act was amended that year, in part to restrict the George W. Bush administration’s use of wiretaps, or after President Obama took office in January 2009. Parts of the document were...

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