Civil Liberties

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Changes to a rule that expand government hacking powers quietly went into effect at midnight on Thursday, after senators failed to halt their implementation. The amendments (pdf) to Rule 41 of the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure now allow intelligence agents to get warrants to hack into computers that are outside of the judicial district where...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
"I am dangerous not to America but to the people soon to be in charge of it."...
The U.K. surveillance bill known as the "Snooper's charter" is poised to become...