Snowden case inspiring judges to push back against Justice Dept. warrant requests
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Magistrate Judges Emboldened By Snowden, Pushing Back On Overly Broad DOJ Requests (via Techdirt)


A couple weeks ago, we wrote about how the judiciary was finally pushing back on overly broad and vague warrant requests from the DOJ, with magistrate judge John Facciola leading the way. That was based on a Wall Street Journal article highlighting…

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