Sources: Aaron's Law (PDF), The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR) [PDF], Sen. Wyden, Rep. Lofgren on Wired
quote: Prove to me your civil rights were violated by the NSA data collection methods and i might change my mind.
quote: The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.
quote: against unreasonable searches and seizures
quote: Do you honestly think the NSA should be given unlimited powers to spy on everyone without a shred of accountability and following due legal process?
quote: Do you honestly think the NSA will not abuse its powers against us? Remember, there is no such thing as illegal and running afoul of the law when you work for the NSA.
quote: Prove that what the NSA is doing is unreasonable considering the current state of war this country is in
quote: Prove that what the NSA is doing is unreasonable considering the current state of war this country is in. Prove that this system was abused in a fashion that you are implying.
quote: I will find you, and I will kill you.