Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has officially filed a class action lawsuit against President Obama and other administration officials over National Security Agency surveillance, CBS reports.

In conjunction with Matt Kibbe, president of FreedomWorks, a conservative nonprofit organization, Paul is accusing the administration of violating the Fourth Amendment through the collection of Americans’ phone metadata. (The amendment prohibits “unreasonable searches and seizures.”) Former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, who lost last year’s gubernatorial election, will act as lead counsel. Naming Obama, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, NSA Director Keith Alexander and FBI Director James Comey as defendants, the suit seeks for a way to stop the program and dispose of…

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Sen. Rand Paul Files Lawsuit Against Obama for NSA Surveillance… Published on: 13 February 2014 | 9:35 am

Sen. Rand Paul Files Lawsuit Against Obama for NSA Surveillance

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