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December 8, 2014 at 1:21 PM

Appellate panel hears arguments over NSA surveillance

The Associated Press A federal appeals court is considering an Idaho woman’s challenge to the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of phone records. U.S. District Court Judge Lynn Winmill in Boise, Idaho, ruled in June that the agency’s collection of such data doesn’t violate the Fourth Amendment prohibition on unreasonable searches. But Winmill said the issue raises…

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