1994-05-12 - Re: NSA & State Fears ITAR Lawsuits

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From: “Perry E. Metzger” <perry@snark.imsi.com>
To: m5@vail.tivoli.com (Mike McNally)
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UTC Datetime: 1994-05-12 13:03:19 UTC
Raw Date: Thu, 12 May 94 06:03:19 PDT

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From: "Perry E. Metzger" <perry@snark.imsi.com>
Date: Thu, 12 May 94 06:03:19 PDT
To: m5@vail.tivoli.com (Mike McNally)
Subject: Re: NSA & State Fears ITAR Lawsuits
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Mike McNally says:
> Timothy C. May writes:
>  >                     A "test case" would probably involved someone
>  > very publically and very in-your-facedly exporting the diskettes and
>  > then awaiting an ITAR prosecution.
> Perhaps some national organization with a modicum of media prominence
> could make this move.  It'd make a more impressive CNN tidbit.

We have a test case already. Phil Karn being denied an export license
will be sufficient for standing as soon as he's exhausted his
administrative appeals.