Spy program exposed by Snowden illegal

By Raphael Satter
Updated September 2 2020 - 11:56pm, first published 11:55pm
Edward Snowden says Wednesday's court ruling is a vindication of his decision to go public.

Seven years after National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden blew the whistle on the mass surveillance of Americans' phone records, a court has found the program unlawful and its defenders untruthful.

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