Federal Judge: NSA Phone Dragnet is Legal

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With rulings now for and against the NSA's program, a Supreme Court review seems likely.

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US judge rules NSA phone surveillance lawful (via AFP)

A US judge ruled Friday that the National Security Agency's mass surveillance of telephone calls is lawful, igniting a legal conflict that the Supreme Court may ultimately have to resolve. Federal judge William Pauley in New York threw out a petition…

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