Snowden Verifies NSA Report In EFF Spying Case

Law360 (November 6, 2018, 8:19 PM EST) -- The Electronic Frontier Foundation continues to urge a California federal court to keep alive its long-running class action against the National Security Agency over its alleged unlawful mass surveillance of Americans, helped by a declaration from whistleblower Edward Snowden in which he authenticated a key piece of evidence.

In his Oct. 31 declaration, the former NSA contractor authenticated the NSA Office of the Inspector General Draft Report, a document that discusses the mass surveillance program, known as Stellar Wind. Snowden said that this report, which he came across during his work, helped convince him to blow the whistle on the NSA...

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