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Judge Allows Discovery in NSA Lawsuit

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is claiming a victory after a California judge lifted the stay of discovery on a lawsuit against the NSA. The case was first filed by…

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NSA Bulk Collection of Phone Records Resumes

With the expiration of the Patriot Act on June 1, it seemed like a major victory had been achieved for privacy, and the NSA mass surveillance had been reined in.…

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Federal Court Rules NSA Bulk Data Collection is Illegal

In what has surely been a long-awaited victory for privacy advocates in the United States, a federal court of appeals ruled that the bulk collection of metadata by the NSA…

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Wikimedia Brings Suit Against NSA over Mass Surveillance

Wikimedia, the non-profit organization behind Wikipedia and other online resources, has filed a lawsuit against the NSA and the DOJ over the NSA’s mass surveillance program. Their intention is to…