UPDATED 2:15 PM PT — Saturday, December 21, 2019
The FISA Court that approved the Carter Page wiretap is now investigating the former FBI lawyer who approved the Page surveillance warrants. On Friday, declassified court documents revealed a judge ordered all matters involving Kevin Clinesmith to be identified and reassessed.
Clinesmith is at the center of the FISA-Carter Page controversy, which stemmed from the court secretly taking surveillance of Page during his time as a Trump campaign associate. read more