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Major Victory: Fed Judge ruled National Security Letter (NSL) Provisions Violate Constitution

Electronic Frontier Foundation has won a major victory

A federal district court judge in San Francisco ruled that National Security Letter (NSL) provisions in federal law violate the Constitution.

[Note: this pertains to Counterintelligence access to telephone records]

The decision came in a lawsuit in which EFF is challenging a
NSL on behalf of an unnamed telecommunications company.

Don't be angry, be smart. Read the article here.

EFF, good. Government overreach, bad. :)

[link: Electronic Frontier Foundation, Defending Your Digital Rights in the Digital World]

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