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‘We Live in a Surveillance State’

Experts Say FISA Court Decision Proves US Breaks Rules Limiting Surveillance of Americans

By Nora Macaluso

Privacy advocates long have been wary of the U.S. government’s power to collect information on Americans using a tool designed to root out foreign terrorists.

Some told Digital Privacy News that a recently released surveillance court decision had reinforced their views that the government routinely broke already-weak rules designed to limit its surveillance of Americans.