In an interview, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper claims he was surprised by congressional questions.
A victory for the guarantee of privacy under the Fourth Amendment was claimed by the ACLU in its lawsuit against the DEA's administrative subpoenas in Oregon.
Senator Rand Paul has filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the NSA's collection of metadata.
In another indication that the mainstream media are noticing the nullification movement, the Associated Press reported on various state efforts to thwart the NSA's dragnet collection of data.
The Obama administration is now reportedly in negotiations with Moscow to share financial information with Vladimir Putin's Russian government.
The New York Times took shots at Senator Rand Paul and other prominent libertarians, making claims of racism and religious fanaticism.
North Dakota cattle rancher Rodney Brossart, the first man to have been arrested by the aid of a drone, was sentenced to three years in jail.
Utah State Senator Howard Stephenson has introduced a bill to regulate law enforcement's use of drones.
A candidate for mayor of San Jose has offered a plan to grant police access to privately owned surveillance cameras.
Mississippi's state senate is considering a bill that would nullify the NSA's warrantless dragnet collection of metadata.