I'm not a Constitutional lawyer but I'll wager that a president has the authority in time of war or if there is a threat to national security to order surveillance operations without court orders.
posted on 12/17/2005 1:01:57 PM PST
(You Can Run But You Can't Hide!)
From what I have heard, the surveillance was legal because all of the calls had at least one overseas exchange involved.
posted on 12/17/2005 1:16:32 PM PST
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