6 March 1998

Date: Fri, 6 Mar 1998 14:39:46 -0800 (PST)
From: Phil Karn <karn@qualcomm.com>
To: cryptography@c2.net
Subject: Government moves to dismiss my case

The government has (again) moved to dismiss my lawsuit against
(this time, the Commerce Dept) challenging their classification of
the Applied Cryptography floppy disk as a controlled Encryption Item
even though the same text is freely exportable in book form.

I've placed their Memorandum of Points and Authorities on my web page as


My main web page on the case is


We'll be filing our opposition brief to their motion to dismiss by the
end of March.