Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday August 26, 2013

Justice Department Accidentally Outs Google In Data Demands Case

Now that is funny, the government violated its own gag order on accident. No doubt some intern will be blamed and fired. big grin

A Department of Justice court filing on August 23 in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York didn't redact Google's name in one instance from the document [PDF], finally confirming what many had suspected: that Google was the unnamed company fighting the government's use of National Security Letters to gain access to company-owned data.