Wisconsin Governor Walker signs bill restricting secret investigations | Reuters

Wisconsin Republican Governor Scott Walker on Friday signed a bill into law that prohibits prosecutors from using the state’s secret investigation law to probe political crimes – a measure used to convict four of his aides and investigate his campaign. Source: Wisconsin Governor Walker signs bill restricting secret investigations | Reuters

U.S. law firm ensnared in NSA surveillance: NYT report

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/02/16/us-usa-security-lawyers-idUSBREA1F00X20140216?feedType=RSS&feedName=businessNews (Reuters) – An unnamed U.S. law firm was caught up in the global surveillance of the National Security Agency (NSA) and its overseas partners in Australia, according to a newspaper report on Saturday.