Microsoft, Google to Sue US Over Transparency
They want to disclose more government surveillance requests
By Newsy, a Newser Video Partner
Posted Aug 31, 2013 11:26 AM CDT

(Newser) – Microsoft and Google are drawing a line in the sand. In a statement, Microsoft general counsel Brad Smith explained the two companies will press forward with a lawsuit against the federal government for permission to publish more information about Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court orders.