Federal judge rules Microsoft can challenge constitutionality of government gag orders
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Federal judge rules Microsoft can challenge constitutionality of government gag orders

[By: Akira Tomlinson] A judge for the US District Court for the Western District of Washington ruled Wednesday that Microsoft can pursue its legal challenge that government gag orders are unconstitutional. Microsoft brought suit in April of last year alleging that sections 2705(b) and 2703 of the Stored Communications Act (SCA), which governs the government’s…