Tag Archives: American Civil Liberties Union

ANGRY CONGRESS TELLS OBAMA SURVEILLANCE IS ‘OFF THE TRACKS’ – Friday July 19 2013

– Republican and Democrat members of Congress have expressed deep scepticism about the US government’s bulk collection of American’s telephone records and have threatened not to renew the authority used to sanction a program described as “off the tracks legally”. … Continue reading

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GOOGLE PUSH TO EASE SECURITY GAG – Thursday June 13 2013

– Google led a charge by internet and social media firms demanding that the Obama administration allow them to reveal details of their cooperation with government surveillance schemes – as angry members of Congress urged tighter controls on the mass … Continue reading

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CONCERNS RAISED OVER CAPTURED SUSPECT’S RIGHTS – Monday April 22 2013

– The Obama administration’s announcement that it would question the Boston Marathon bombing suspect for a period without first reading him the Miranda Warning of his right to remain silent and have a lawyer present has revived a constitutionally charged … Continue reading

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