In 2006, CCR filed a lawsuit, CCR v. Bush
[CCR synopsis], seeking an injuction against the US government conducting warrantless surveillance
[JURIST news archive] within the US. CCR said at the time that because there were "no safeguards put in place to ensure that attorney-client privileged communications are not being monitored, it is almost certain that confidential communications between CCR staff and our clients have been caught up in this massive web of illegal surveillance." That case is still pending
[advocacy status report] and was argued before the US District Court for the Northern District of California in August 2007.