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Trevor Timm / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Hundreds of Pages of NSA Spying Documents to be Released As Result of EFF Lawsuit   —  In a major victory in one of EFF's Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuits, the Justice Department conceded yesterday that it will release hundreds of pages of documents, including FISA court opinions …
Sep 5, 2013, 12:15 PMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
NSA Spying: The Three Pillars of Government Trust Have Fallen   —  With each recent revelation about the NSA's spying programs government officials have tried to reassure the American people that all three branches of government—the Executive branch, the Judiciary branch, and the Congress …
Aug 16, 2013, 4:30 AMIn context
Dan Auerbach / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Google Fiber Continues Awful ISP Tradition of Banning “Servers”   —  In a Wired piece published recently, Ryan Singel assails Google's newfound hypocrisy when it comes to net neutrality.  And he's right.  Having spent many years fighting to stop Internet Service Providers (ISPs) …
Aug 13, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Mark Rumold / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
What It Means to Be An NSA “Target”: New Information Shows Why We Need Immediate FISA Amendments Act Reform   —  An important New York Times investigation from today reported that the NSA “is searching the contents of vast amounts of Americans' e-mail and text communications into and out of the country” …
Aug 9, 2013, 7:25 AMIn context
Rainey Reitman / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Today, Congress Votes on an Amendment to Defund Domestic Spying: Here's How You Can Help   —  There's a fight brewing in Washington around NSA surveillance, and pro-privacy Representatives from both parties are taking the battle to the budget.  The House is gearing up for a vote …
Jul 23, 2013, 10:40 PMIn context
Mark M. Jaycox / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Bills Introduced by Congress Fail to Fix Unconstitutional NSA Spying   —  In the past two weeks Congress has introduced a slew of bills responding to the Guardian's publication of a top secret court order using Section 215 of the PATRIOT Act to demand that Verizon Business Network Services give …
Jul 15, 2013, 9:45 AMIn context
Rebecca Jeschke / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Federal Judge Allows EFF's NSA Mass Spying Case to Proceed   —  Rejects Government's State Secret Privilege Claims in Jewel v. NSA and Shubert v. Obama  —  San Francisco - A federal judge today rejected the U.S. government's latest attempt to dismiss the Electronic Frontier Foundation's …
Jul 9, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Twitter Shows The Way Forward With Do Not Track   —  Twitter today announced a new way of targeting advertisements for its users, including a partnership with three online tracking firms: media6degrees (m6d), Chango, and Adara.  This new system will display ads based on your behavior and reading habits …
Jul 3, 2013, 4:40 PMIn context
Rebecca Jeschke / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Renowned Security Expert Bruce Schneier Joins EFF Board of Directors   —  Author and Critic Deepens EFF's Security Expertise as NSA Scandal Intensifies  —  San Francisco - The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is honored to announce the newest member of its Board of Directors: renowned security expert Bruce Schneier.
Jun 27, 2013, 10:10 PMIn context
Rebecca Jeschke / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
EFF Sues FBI For Access to Facial-Recognition Records   —  Lawsuit Seeks Transparency Before Implementation of a ‘Bigger, Faster and Better’ Biometrics System  —  San Francisco - As the FBI is rushing to build a “bigger, faster and better” biometrics database, it's also dragging its feet …
Jun 27, 2013, 10:05 AMIn context

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