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  • ACLU asks court to immediately kill NSA phone snooping

    A U.S. appeals court should immediately shut down the National Security Agency's bulk collection of domestic telephone records because the practice is illegal, the American Civil Liberties Union said.

    Written by Grant Gross15 July 15 04:44
  • US officials: NSA overseas surveillance is targeted, not bulk collection

    A U.S. National Security Agency surveillance program focused on overseas telephone and email communications is targeted and narrow, and not the bulk collection portrayed in numerous news reports from recent months, U.S. officials told a privacy watchdog board Wednesday.

    Written by Grant Gross19 March 14 18:54
  • Defendant challenges DOJ's use of NSA surveillance

    A man charged with aiding a terrorist organization has asked a U.S. court to throw out information collected by the National Security Agency, saying the NSA's surveillance of his Internet communications violates the Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.

    Written by Grant Gross29 Jan. 14 22:24
  • ACLU appeals judge's decision to throw out NSA lawsuit

    The American Civil Liberties Union will appeal a judge's decision to throw out the civil liberties group's lawsuit challenging U.S. National Security Agency surveillance.

    Written by Grant Gross02 Jan. 14 21:40
  • DOJ defends NSA phone records program after judge's ruling

    The U.S. Department of Justice defended the National Security Agency's massive phone records collection program after a U.S. District Court judge ruled Monday that the program is likely to violate the U.S. Constitution.

    Written by Grant Gross16 Dec. 13 22:03