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(U) The Board’s Section 215 Report (U) The Board issued its report on the CDR program in 2014 (the “2014 Board Report”).22 In that Report, the Board concluded that the program was not authorized by Section 215 of the USA Patriot Act and conflicted with another federal statute, the ...

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(U) The Board’s Section 215 Report (U) The Board issued its report on the CDR program in 2014 (the “2014 Board Report”).22 In that Report, the Board concluded that the program was not ...

USA Freedom Act

Section 102 authorizes the Attorney General to require the emergency production of tangible things without first obtaining a court order if the Attorney General: (1) reasonably determines ...

The USA FREEDOM Reauthorization Act is A Good First Step, But Congress Must Do More to Reform FISA

Yesterday, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) introduced The USA Freedom Reauthorization Act of 2020, a bill that would reauthorize intelligence surveillance authorities ...

N.S.A. Phone Program Cost $100 Million, but Produced Only Two Unique Leads

A disputed program that allowed the National Security Agency to gain access to logs of Americans’ domestic calls and texts yielded only one significant investigation, according to a newly ...

United States of Surveillance

The patchwork of U.S. surveillance laws has proven ineffective at countering terrorism, instead turning citizens into suspects.

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December 11, 2019 The Honorable Lindsey Graham Chairman U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary 224 Dirksen Senate Office Building Washington, D.C. 20510 Even more, these problems went ...

US Senate hears arguments on whether to reauthorize surveillance provisions

At a U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary hearing Wednesday, lawmakers asked members of the intelligence community, academics and the chairman of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight ...

New Bill Would Make Needed Steps Toward Curbing Mass Surveillance

The Safeguarding Americans’ Private Records Act is a Strong Bill That Builds on Previous Surveillance ReformsLast week, Sens. Ron Wyden (D–Oregon) and Steve Daines (R–Montana) along with ...

Congress set for clash over surveillance reforms

Congress is gearing up for a high-profile fight over reauthorizing a handful of controversial surveillance programs months before the 2020 elections.

NSA Improperly Collected U.S. Phone Records a Second Time

The National Security Agency collected data about calls and texts it wasn’t authorized to obtain last year in a second such incident, renewing concerns about its phone surveillance.

The History and Future of Mass Metadata Surveillance

Learn how the NSA’s system of mass collection of our phone records came about, how we've dealt with it so far, and steps Congress should take this year to reform a broken system.