Nope. You made that up.

Nope, it’s in the statutory requirement. I linked the statute in my article that I have provided you the link for twice, but you clearly have not read it, preferring to remain stupid. To be more precise, 50 U.S.C. 1805 requires the judge determine there is probable cause that the targeted person is an agent of a foreign power. Pursuant to Section 1801(b)(2) “agent of a foreign power” when applied to a United States citizen is defined as:

any person who —

(A) knowingly engages in clandestine intelligence gathering activities for or on behalf of a foreign power, which activities involve or may involve a violation of the criminal statutes of the United States;

(B) pursuant to the direction of an intelligence service or network of a foreign power, knowingly engages in any other clandestine intelligence activities for or on behalf of such foreign power, which activities involve or are about to involve a violation of the criminal statutes of the United States;

(C ) knowingly engages in sabotage or international terrorism, or activities that are in preparation therefor, for or on behalf of a foreign power;

(D) knowingly enters the United States under a false or fraudulent identity for or on behalf of a foreign power or, while in the United States, knowingly assumes a false or fraudulent identity for or on behalf of a foreign power; or

(E) knowingly aids or abets any person in the conduct of activities described in subparagraph (A), (B), or (C ) or knowingly conspires with any person to engage in activities described in subparagraph (A), (B), or (C)

Read the statute or shut the Hell up.

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Retired lawyer & Army vet in The Villages of Florida. Lifelong: Republican (pre-Trump), Constitution buff, science nerd & dog lover. Twitter: @KeithDB80

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