The best week for privacy in a long time

Federal court rules that the bulk collection of Americans phone records is likely unconstitutional!

When President Barack Obama responded to this summer’s torrent of disclosures about the National Security Agency by commissioning a review board, some wondered whether waiting for the committee to report its findings would involve a lot of delay and not much in the way of progress.
But Wednesday the panel issued a blockbuster report urging big changes in how the NSA does business. The recommendations are not perfect, but civil libertarians should embrace many of them, and we are glad that on Friday Obama said that they are being seriously considered. There is no question that all of us will be substantially better off if they are followed.
Read more: http://us.cnn.com/2013/12/21/opinion/crump-privacy-victories/index.html
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