Major Victory: Fed Judge ruled National Security Letter (NSL) Provisions Violate ConstitutionSubmitted by Garan on Wed, 03/20/2013 - 08:11
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]