For example, after the Congress’s inaction recently allowed sections of the Patriot Act to lapse ... government information and then pardon him. This author did some congressional oversight of the NSA prior to 9/11. Back then, the US …
The US Second Circuit Court of Appeal unanimously ruled that the NSA's bulk telephone metadata 1 program was not authorised by section 215 of the Patriot Act, voiding an earlier ... counterintelligence strategist and author John …
In this case, an exception has been made because the author -- who would have preferred ... one of the most controversial provisions of the USA Patriot Act: the expanded power to issue "national security letters." It no doubt surprised most …
author of the Patriot Act. "At the heart of this legislation is the reform ... Bulk collection is also prohibited under the FISA Pen Register/Trap and Trace Device authority and National Security Letter authorities," wrote Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.),
Congress may be preparing to reinforce two horrible FISA Court decisions and an abusive government search with no debate in the coming weeks: a decision to give national security orders ... by reauthorizing the Patriot Act twice. The …
And on February 8 in Washington, members of the House--libertarians and Tea Partiers on one side and progressive Democrats on the other--got together and defeated a bill that would extend three key sections of the Patriot Act. Now …
Sensenbrenner, the lead author of the Patriot Act ... Thom Tillis of North Carolina -- cited Burr as their ideological guide on the Patriot Act and NSA surveillance. "When Richard Burr tells me it goes too far, I think about that," Graham told CNN.
The Patriot Act, enacted soon after 9/11 ... guilty of violating the law and they should be prosecuted in the criminal justice system. About the Author Terri L. Wilkin graduated from the University of Maryland’s Francis King Carey School of Law …
Paul’s position on the Patriot Act puts him at sharp odds with his rivals for the Republican nomination. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush called the National Security Agency’s data collection program important for protecting the nation’s security ...
For a legislative fight that has stretched on for months, pitting the House against the Senate and the White House against members of the president's party, the battle to renew the USA Patriot Act will ... revisions affect National Security …