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  • **FILE** The Supreme Court in Washington is seen June 27, 2012. (Associated Press)

    Supreme Court won't allow challenge to surveillance law

    A sharply-divided Supreme Court on Tuesday threw out an attempt by U.S. citizens to challenge the expansion of a surveillance law used to monitor conversations of foreign spies and terrorist suspects.

  • Warrant needed for GPS tracking, high court says

    In a rare defeat for law enforcement, the Supreme Court unanimously agreed on Monday to bar police from installing GPS technology to track suspects without first getting a judge's approval. The justices made clear it wouldn't be their final word on increasingly advanced high-tech surveillance of Americans.

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