lavabit-nsl

Democracy Now! interviewte den Gründer von Lavabit . Dabei ging es auch um national security letters – Schnüffel-Anordnungen mit Redeverbot: Wer die erhält, darf nicht einmal darüber reden, die Anordnung erhalten zu haben.

AMY GOODMAN: Can you say, Ladar, if you ’ ve received a national security letter?

LADAR LEVISON: No.

JESSE BINNALL: Unfortunately, he can ’ t.

Ein NSL -Empfänger beschrieb das 2007 : Under the threat of criminal prosecution, I must hide all aspects of my involvement in the case -- including the mere fact that I received an NSL -- from my colleagues, my family and my friends. When I meet with my attorneys I cannot tell my girlfriend where I am going or where I have been.