The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has been challenging the NSA’s ability to tap the backbone of the internet as unconstitutional.
Vice News is reporting that: ” the NSA will be filing its statement of defence in the next month, with oral arguments beginning shortly thereafter. If the case continues at its current pace, a decision is expected by next year.”
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You can find the full context of the complaint here.