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Stories with person: Richard Burr
  • US appeals court: NSA phone record collection is excessive 
    Updated: May-07-15 11:07 am

    NEW YORK - The bulk collection of Americans' phone records by the government exceeds what Congress has allowed, a federal appeals court said Thursday as it asked Congress to step in and decide how best to balance national security and privacy interests.