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Internet Archive Successfully Fends Off Secret FBI Order

by Kim Zetter, The Intercept

A decade ago, the FBI sent Brewster Kahle, founder of the Internet Archive, a now-infamous type of subpoena known as a National Security Letter, demanding the name, address and activity record of a registered Internet Archive user. The letter came with an everlasting gag order, barring Kahle from discussing the order with anyone but his attorney — not even his wife could know. Continue reading Internet Archive Successfully Fends Off Secret FBI Order