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Submission + - CIA Pays AT&T Millions to Voluntarily Provide Call Data

binarstu writes: The New York Times reports that 'The C.I.A. is paying AT&T more than $10 million a year to assist with overseas counterterrorism investigations by exploiting the company’s vast database of phone records, which includes Americans’ international calls, according to government officials. The cooperation is conducted under a voluntary contract, not under subpoenas or court orders compelling the company to participate, according to the officials.'
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CIA Pays AT&T Millions to Voluntarily Provide Call Data

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