Just this year, France granted itself broad new surveillance powers. Here's how they may be used in the wake of the tragic attacks.
A federal judge is trying to shut down the NSA’s most controversial program—again.
A secret court just allowed the NSA to resume its bulk collection program.
The Act remodels key parts of the Patriot Act, which allowed the government to conduct its controversial mass surveillance program.
The Senate finally passed an NSA reform bill.
With his blitzkrieg against NSA surveillance, the Kentucky Republican is returning to his roots, and his fans are loving it.
The Senate is letting a small portion of the Patriot Act expire, but just for a couple of days.
Though several provisions of the Patriot Act have now expired, a new bill, the USA Freedom Act, may reintroduce and even extend the spying allowances.
The Senate convened a rare Sunday session in an attempt to hash out a way forward and keep key parts of the Patriot Act in place, but Rand Paul vowed to stand in the way.
The President warns of the dangers of letting the Patriot Act sunset.
A few pieces of the Patriot Act are about to expire, but we need more than a quiet death to guarantee true reform.
More than 13 years after George W. Bush signed the bill into law after the September 11 attacks, the May 31 deadline is looming for the controversial act as legislators head out of town for the holiday weekend.