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Submitted by CheezburgerBrown .
CheezburgerBrown . (3417019) writes "A federal judge in New York has ruled the National Security Agency's massive data collection program is legal, one week after another federal judge ruled the opposite.

The conflicting rulings increase the likelihood that the challenges could someday end up before the Supreme Court.

The ruling on Friday came from District Judge William H. Pauley III, in the case of the ACLU vs. James Clapper, the director of national intelligence. The judge agreed with the federal government's request to dismiss the court.

copy and pasted from fox news"

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  • Though I will be surprised if it survives a challenge all the way through to the Supreme Court.

    Even if it does, I would expect some more fun documents to come out of the Snowden files. I certainly would hold on to the more interesting ones to use for this exact purpose. Don't want to clean up your act ? Fine. Let's show the world just how deep the rabbit hole goes shall we ?

    We can't possibly hope the judicial system is going to do the right thing here, ( bought and paid for you know ) so you need to ha

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