- Judge: NSA program is likely unconstitutional Updated: Dec-16-13 6:14 pm
- Colorado Editorial Roundup Updated: Dec-10-13 11:32 am
WASHINGTON - In a ruling with potentially far-reaching consequences, a federal judge declared Monday that the National Security Agency's bulk collection of millions of Americans' telephone records likely violates the U.S. Constitution's ban on unreasonable search. The ruling, filled with blistering criticism of the Obama administration's arguments, is the first of its kind on the controversial program.
A sampling of recent editorials from Colorado newspapers: