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Report: Verizon Phone Records Seized

Karen Greenberg on CNN, June 06, 2013

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Karen Greenberg, Director of the Center on National Security, appeared on CNN's Newsroom with Ashleigh Banfield to discuss a top-secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act court order, which requires Verizon to turn over records on a daily basis.

The four-page order, published by the UK-based Guardian on its website Wednesday, requires the communications giant to hand over "originating and terminating" telephone numbers as well as the location, time and duration of the calls—and demands absolute secrecy.

Watch the clip.