Privacy Board Recommends Eliminating NSA Phone Record Program
By: Carrie Johnson
January 23, 2014
A report released Thursday by the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board recommends that the National Security Administration's bulk phone record program be eliminated. The report finds that not only is the program illegal, it's also ineffective. These findings come less than a week after President Obama called for keeping the program, but only after making some changes.
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