The federal judiciary, which usually presents a united front to Congress and the public, is showing some cracks over the issue of reforming the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court.

Alex Kozinski, chief judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, took the unusual step of writing directly to Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., expressing “serious doubts” about views provided by the head of the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts on the issue.

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