Hina Shamsi, left, director of the ACLU's National Security Project, addresses the media on a plaza in front of New York City Police Department headquarters, Tuesday, June 18, 2013. In

 

              Hina Shamsi, left, director of the ACLU
Hina Shamsi, left, director of the ACLU's National Security Project, addresses the media on a plaza in front of New York City Police Department headquarters, Tuesday, June 18, 2013. In a lawsuit filed Tuesday, civil rights lawyers urged a U.S. judge to declare the NYPD's widespread spying programs directed at Muslims to be unconstitutional, order police to stop their surveillance and destroy any records in police files.(AP Photo/Richard Drew)