Micky Dolenz of The Monkees is suing the FBI over what he alleges is the bureau’s “illegal” surveillance of the band through the Sixties.
Dolenz claims the FBI spied on The Monkees as a result of the band was perceived as a menace to nationwide safety.
The FBI allegedly used unlawful strategies to surveil The Monkees, together with opening their mail and tapping their telephones.
Dolenz is suing the FBI for damages, claiming the bureau’s actions brought about him emotional misery.
The Monkees have been probably the most fashionable bands of the Sixties, promoting greater than 50 million data.
The band’s TV present was additionally vastly fashionable and was watched by hundreds of thousands of Americans each week.
The FBI’s alleged surveillance of The Monkees started in 1967 when the band launched its album “Head.”
The album was a important and industrial success and was later became a cult basic movie.
The FBI’s alleged surveillance of The Monkees continued till the early Nineteen Seventies.
Dolenz’s lawsuit is the newest in a collection of lawsuits filed by celebrities who declare they have been illegally spied on by the FBI.