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CCR and DRUM File Freedom of Information Request Regarding Muslim Registry


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CCR and DRUM File Freedom of Information Request Regarding Muslim Registry

Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR)

NEW YORK - Today, the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) and DRUM – South Asian Organizing Center sent Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests to multiple federal agencies seeking documents related to the federal National Security Entry-Exit Registration System (NSEERS). NSEERS required nonimmigrants who were citizens of designated countries – 24 out of 25 of which were majority Arab or Muslim – to submit to special registration and monitoring requirements while in the U.S.

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