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"U.S. Is Secretly Collecting Records of Verizon Calls"

5 June 2013

The New York Times coverage of the Verizon FISA court order features analysis from Kate Martin: “absent some explanation I haven’t thought of, this looks like the largest assault on privacy since the N.S.A. wiretapped Americans in clear violation of the law...On what possible basis has the government refused to tell us that it believes that the law authorizes this kind of request?”

by Charlie Savage and Edward Wyatt.  See our page on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act

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