THE NSA AND THE PATRIOT ACT….Orin Kerr has an interesting tidbit today about the legality of the recently disclosed NSA monitoring program. There are exceptions to the law that requires telecom companies to keep their call records private, and Orin notes ...
As far as the senate goes, Andrew C. McCarthy of National Review recently explained how this all came to pass: Why National-Security Republicans Lost the Patriot Act Debate The NSA doesn’t even know your name. But you probably don’t know that.
the NSA would lose legal authority to collect and search domestic phone records for connections to international terrorists – the once-secret program revealed by agency contractor Edward Snowden. Two lesser-known Patriot Act provisions also would lapse ...
WINK News · 3y
This week, 33 Republicans and Democrats sponsored legislation that would amend the Patriot Act to prevent the mass, “incidental” collection of Americans’ phone records, and require the NSA to target only specific terrorist threats. The bill came in ...
THE WEEK · 5y
No more national security letters to spy on citizens who are not suspected of a crime. No more tracking citizens who do nothing more than protest a misguided war.” See it for yourself on YouTube (enter “Obama protests Patriot Act”). But now ...
NMT further called on the government to repeal the 1982 Protection of Information Act and review the Namibia Central Intelligence Act of 1997, both of which were used by the NCIS to invoke charges against The Patriot. "It is …
Local SourceAllAfrica.com · 17h
But as the arrests last month of several female activists, including Loujain al-Hathloul, suggested, he faces a delicate balancing act. The arrests reek of ... In what kind of society are you a national security risk if you question the …
OpinionThe New York Times · 19h
Section 805 of the PATRIOT Act expanded the definition to include “expert advice or assistance.” Practically-speaking, the legislation will almost …
So what monstrous act did this man commit? He spoke his mind. Pete Strzok, who is my client, served four years in the 101st Airborne and then joined …
OpinionUSA Today · 2d
Far from being the blunt instrument described by the author, the Leahy laws neither prohibit U.S ... When our government is supporting the Afghan National Security Forces to reestablish control in former Taliban strongholds, …