President Bush, NSA accused of wiretap abuse

Monday, 19 December 2005, 11:58 AM EST

In an article published in the New York Times, journalists James Risen and Eric Lichtblau claim that the National Security Agency (NSA) has and continues to engage in covert, extralegal domestic surveillance of American citizens and foreign nationals under a classified executive order signed by President Bush in 2002 (Bush has admitted to giving the order, although the contents of the order remain unknown).

At Ars Technica.

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