NSA's gathering of billions of such "metadata" records - numbers dialed, times and durations - did not comply with the law, the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board found. Photo: AP

NSA programme skirts close to being unconstitutional, oversight board says

Oversight board declares agency's programme targeting foreigners overseas is lawful, but recommends that its procedures be revised

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NSA's gathering of billions of such "metadata" records - numbers dialed, times and durations - did not comply with the law, the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board found. Photo: AP
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