Why is that illegal?
For something like that, you’d need a serious warrant. To make that a condition of tax exempt status is illegal with a capital I.
it is illegal because the back end of a website is the server which is physical equipment either leased or owned i.e. private property.
I’m thinking that it violates freedom-of-assembly rights and the all-important right to privacy that liberals use so frequently in abortion arguments.
It is the equivalent of putting a wiretap on their phones, reading all of their mail, and recording all of their conversations.
The Congress needs to decide where this is going, and the FBI needs to decide which violations of the law has been violated.
So far nobody knows if any laws were broken, and that's the scariest part of all,
being that it may be legal to target groups of people for their politics.
We need to understand todays Government. They exist not for the Constitution but that
unless the Constitution says they cannot do something, they can. IE anything they want with a spin.