Quote:A federal judge ruled Monday that the National Security Agency program which collects information on nearly all telephone calls made to, from or within the United States is likely unconstitutional.
U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon found that the program appears to violate the Fourth Amendment ban on unreasonable searches and seizures. He also said the Justice Department had failed to demonstrate that collecting the information had helped to head off terrorist attacks.
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I don't believe it takes a judge, or even law degree to come to that conclusion. All you have to do is familiarize yourself with the constitution.
Whether or not this ultimately changes anything remains to be seen, but I have my doubts.