Twitter Takes USA to Task on Surveillance

HELEN CHRISTOPHI     February 15, 2017 from:   Courthouse News  OAKLAND, Calif. (CN) — Attorneys for Twitter told a federal judge Tuesday that the government violated the First Amendment by barring it from publishing its own information about a federal surveillance program.U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers grilled both sides during an arduous 90-minute hearing that ended in an impasse. “One of the things that is quite clear from your briefs is that you…

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