Conflicting Federal Court Rulings on NSA Phone Surveillance Ignite Debate – What to do in the Meantime?

January 03, 2014 / in Blog, General / by Zafar Khan, RPost CEO

Don’t dial that friend in Yemen just yet. On a judicial hot seat the last couple of weeks, the NSA’s maligned mass phone surveillance programs apparently have found both esteemed supporters and opponents in the country’s federal district courts. In the past three weeks, we’ve seen two opposite rulings from US federal district courts on the constitutionality of the NSA’s mass phone surveillance programs, setting the stage for what may eventually demand US Supreme Cour [...]