German court limits power of spy agency's overseas bugging

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German court limits power of spy agency's overseas bugging

Surveillance of internet traffic of foreign nationals abroad violates parts of the constitution.

Germany's Constitutional Court ruled on Tuesday that the surveillance of telephones and internet traffic of foreign nationals abroad by the BND intelligence agency violates parts of the constitution. It is the first time the court, acting on complaints from foreign journalists and Reporters ...

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