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04.19.16
Lawsuit asks Justice Department to reveal decryption orders
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Lawsuit asks Justice Department to reveal decryption orders

The Electronic Frontier Foundation wants to know if tech companies have been ordered to unlock user data.

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09.15.14
US fines over data requests would have destroyed Yahoo in a year
09.15.14

US fines over data requests would have destroyed Yahoo in a year

The US government's threat that it would fine Yahoo $250,000 per day back in 2008 was bad enough b...

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07.28.14
Judges ruling on secret telecoms cases found to own Verizon stock
07.28.14

Judges ruling on secret telecoms cases found to own Verizon stock

It looks as if the judges who operate the gateway between the NSA and the cable companies may not...

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04.25.14
Verizon fought the NSA's metadata collection program but lost anyway
04.25.14

Verizon fought the NSA's metadata collection program but lost anyway

It looks like Verizon's concerns about government snooping go beyond publishing transparency reports...

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09.24.13
Dropbox backs petitions to disclose exact national security request numbers
09.24.13

Dropbox backs petitions to disclose exact national security request numbers

The call for greater US government transparency just got louder: Dropbox has filed a Foreign Intel...

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09.18.13
LinkedIn petitions court to provide more details regarding government data requests
09.18.13

LinkedIn petitions court to provide more details regarding government data requests

It's not just the heaviest of the internet heavyweights pushing for greater government transparenc...

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09.09.13
Google, Facebook and Yahoo petition court to disclose government data requests
09.09.13

Google, Facebook and Yahoo petition court to disclose government data requests

It's not every day you see Google, Facebook and Yahoo aligned on a issue, but a push toward increa...

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