TITLE

Patriot Games

AUTHOR(S)
Ackerman, Spencer
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;6/20/2005, Vol. 232 Issue 23, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Patriot Act. Expansion of the law by the Justice Department through legislation set by Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Pat Roberts; View that all judicial review has been removed from Section 215; Idea that FBI agents can use administrative subpoenas without consulting the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court about the legality of their searches; Discussion of why the White House expanded the Patriot Act and whether efforts to prevent terrorism justify potential civil-liberty abuses.
ACCESSION #
17323610

 

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