Google Wants To Disclose Info On Gov't Snooping Requests

Law360, Chicago (June 11, 2013, 6:20 PM EDT) -- Google Inc. asked the U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday to allow it to release information about national security requests for user data that it receives from the federal government under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, saying the company has nothing to hide.

Google's letter to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and FBI Director Robert Mueller follows a leak last week that revealed the existence of a surveillance program known as PRISM, which Director of National Intelligence James Clapper later acknowledged and described as a computer...
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