Sarah Mahmood // 5/14/17 //
The Department of Homeland Security will announce a ban on laptops and other large electronic devices in the cabin on flights from Europe (Daily Beast).
The FBI clarified testimony by Director Comey regarding the handling of emails by Hillary Clinton’s aide, Huma Abedin (NYT).
Stanford-affiliated legal scholars have sought access to sealed surveillance records, but a federal magistrate judge appears skeptical of their request (Ars Technica).
An update on two Guantanamo cases pending before the Supreme Court (Lyle Denniston).
Rand Paul has requested information on whether President Obama surveilled him (The Hill).