Electronic Frontier Foundation Explains Changes As Portions Of Patriot Act Expire And USA Freedom Act SignedThis month’s expiration of portions of the Patriot Act have been counterbalanced by the signing of the USA Freedom Act by President Obama. Electronic Frontier Foundation attorney Lee Tien explains what this all means in our KCBS In Depth segment.
Surveillance Power From Patriot Act Lapses With No Deal In Senate
East Bay Congressman Says Letting Patriot Act Expire This Month Would Be A MistakeUnless there’s an 11th-hour deal, portions of the Patriot Act is set to expire at the end of this month. East Bay Congressman Eric Swalwell is concerned about what that could mean for national security.
Feinstein: NSA Phone Records Grab Was Renewal Of Ongoing PracticeFeinstein (D-San Francisco) spoke to reporters at a Capitol Hill news conference after the Obama administration defended the National Security Agency’s need to collect the records.
Reported Gov't Seizure Of Verizon Records Stuns Bay Area Privacy AdvocatesPrivacy advocates in the Bay Area expressed outrage over a report Wednesday that the National Security Agency is collecting the telephone records of millions of U.S. customers of Verizon under a top secret court order.
Judge Orders Google To Give Customer Data To FBIIn a ruling written May 20 and obtained Friday, U.S. District Court Judge Susan Illston ordered Google to comply with the FBI's demands.