TODAY   |  July 10, 2013

Fees to wiretap can cost government millions

The Associated Press released documents calculating how much the government pays companies like Verizon and Google to access their data.

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>>> first look at this morning at the secret cost of government snooping. according to documents reviewed by the associated press, wire caps can cost millions of dollars. verizon charges $775 per wiretap. meanwhile, they charge nothing better government access today at a. yahoo and google and microsoft turnover e-mail records for $25.