Dec 16 2013, 8:30pm CST | by Gene Ryan Briones
The federal judge made the ruling in the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. following a lawsuit filed by conservative activist and lawyer, Larry Klayman. Klayman claims that the NSA violated his Fourth Amendment right against unreasonable search, citing the documents leaked by Edward Snowden earlier this year.
“I cannot imagine a more ‘indiscriminate’ and ‘arbitrary invasion’ than this systematic and high-tech collection and retention of personal data on virtually every single citizen for purposes of querying it and analyzing it without judicial approval,” Leon wrote.
Source: Wall Street Journal
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