Court: Telecoms don't have to hand over records to feds

Telecoms can refuse to turn over confidential subscriber records to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, a federal judge in San Francisco ruled Friday, saying the demands were unconstitutional. The decision struck down one of a group of federal laws known that allowed the FBI to issue NSLs -- nat...


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