Federal Judge Criticized Justice Department For Mass Email Surveillance

Federal judge John M. Facciola has criticized the Justice Department for continually requesting broad searches on citizen's email accounts. The judge has shared his opinion in an investigation involving a defense contractor, not in a national security case. Facciola's opinion echoes the viewpoints of many civil liberties organizations who have criticized the government since Edward Snowden exposed widespread spying.

Read the whole story at The New York Times »
Tags: email
Recommend (3) Print RSS
All content published by MediaPost is determined by our editors 100% in the interest of our readers ... independent of advertising, sponsorships or other considerations.