Top Justice Department officials threatened to resign in 2004 because 'Stellar Wind' violated the law. Their objections to the law are not public nor do Americans currently have any say in this matter.
The 'Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act' that oversees the NSA is scheduled to be reauthorized in December 2012. Thirteen senators have signed a letter expressing concern that the law allows the collection of personal data from US citizens.
As Binney says, "We can call ourselves a democracy but that doesn't mean that we will stay that way."
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