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Federal judge bans 'unconstitutional' national security letters

March 19, 2013

“It’s a huge deal to say you are in violation of federal law having to do with a national security investigation,” said Matt Zimmerman, senior staff attorney for the Electronic Frontier Foundation, which filed a challenge to NSLs on behalf of an unknown telecom that received an NSL in 2011. “That is extraordinarily aggressive from my standpoint. They’re saying you are violating the law by challenging our authority here.”

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