Posts Tagged ‘NSL’

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Well Fuck Yeah.

Twitter Sues For Right To Disclose Details Of Government Surveillance Requests

Jameel Jaffer, the deputy legal director for the American Civil Liberties Union, applauded Twitter’s lawsuit.

“Twitter is doing the right thing by challenging this tangled web of secrecy rules and gag orders,” Jaffer said, adding that “we hope that other technology companies will now follow Twitter’s lead.”

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Orwell wins.

C/NET:

Judge orders Google to comply with FBI’s secret NSL demands
A federal judge tells the company to comply with the FBI’s warrantless National Security Letter requests for user details, despite ongoing concerns about their constitutionality.

PS

Guardian/Glenn Greenwald:

Obama’s new FBI chief approved Bush’s NSA warrantless wiretapping scheme