Jun 7

The PATRIOT Act and the wrongfully accused



Posted 2 years, 10 months ago.

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For example, the case of Brandon Mayfield, a law-abiding citizen from Oregon who was linked by shoddy FBI lab work to the 2004 Madrid train bombings and was jailed until Spanish authorities identified the real terrorists.



Apr 6

Is America Threatened by “Lone Wolf” Terrorists?



Posted 3 years, 0 months ago.

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Congress recently passed and President Obama signed a one year extension to three controversial provisions of the Patriot Act. Included is a “lone wolf” provision that enables wiretapping of individuals.



Feb 10

USA Patriot Act: what has changed and what hasn’t



Posted 3 years, 2 months ago.

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The vote in Congress this week was to extend through the end of the year three provisions, set to expire at the end of this month. Should we renew them?