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5 Things to Know About the NSA Court Ruling

Refusing to offer evidence to justify the program puts the NSA and White House in a tough legal position.

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 29: (L-R) Deputy Director of the National Security Agency Chris Inglis, Director of the National Security Agency Gen. Keith Alexander, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, and Deputy Attorney General James Cole testify during a hearing before the House (Select) Intelligence Committee October 29, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The committee held a hearing on 'Potential Changes to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA).' 
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