Microsoft-Google to Move Forward with NSA Lawsuit (Updated)

Google-Microsoft FISA Petitions As the NSA PRISM controversy broke, Google and Microsoft filed petitions with the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) court challenging gag orders that prevented it from disclosing ¬†the nature of information requested of it and supplied to the NSA. ¬†Around this time, both companies were signatories to a letter (see below) by…