Judge rules NSA collection ‘almost certainly’ violates Constitution

U.S. District Judge Richard Leon called the NSA’s tactics ‘almost Orwellian’

Technology industry giants now have a crucial ally in their fight back against the National Security Agency’s (NSA) surveillance tactics — the U.S. court system.

On Dec. 16, a federal judge ruled that the NSA’s collection of records “almost certainly” violates the Constitution, which could provide the ammo that those affected by the program need to bring litigation.

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Zach Warren is Assistant Editor of InsideCounsel magazine, where he oversees online content submissions and administers InsideCounsel's enewsletters. Zach specializes in new media and multimedia...

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