national security letters
Tech community tells Senate not to let FBI demand internet records without a warrant
Opponents to the legislation include Facebook, Google, and Yahoo.
On Jun 7, 2016 by Eric Geller
Microsoft sues U.S. government over secret demands for customer data
Microsoft doesn't think the government is meeting an appropriate standard for telling it to stay quiet.
On Apr 14, 2016 by Eric Geller
Reddit hints it received secret government order to hand over user information
'[W]e're treading a fine line. The whole thing is icky.'
On Apr 1, 2016 by Aaron Sankin
Here’s what the FBI can get on you with a secret National Security Letter
We now know what the FBI can get with a National Security Letter.
On Dec 1, 2015 by Patrick Howell O'Neill
Federal court overturns FBI’s warrantless National Security Letter gag order
One of the FBI's most controversial practices faces a major setback.
On Sep 16, 2015 by Kevin Collier
National Security Letters, a controversial FBI tool, sent back to federal court
NSLs could soon make a comeback
On Aug 28, 2015 by Eric Geller
Here’s how the U.S. government will get around the Patriot Act expirations
Say hello to the 'grandfather clause.'
On Jun 1, 2015 by Eric Geller
EFF fights against FBI’s use of secretive national security letters
The use of national security letters has already been ruled unconstitutional. The question is, will they stay that way?
On Oct 8, 2014 by Dell Cameron