TITLE

BALANCING CIVIL LIBERTIES AND HOMELAND SECURITY: DOES THE USA PATRIOT ACT AVOID JUSTICE ROBERT H. JACKSON'S "SUICIDE PACT"?

AUTHOR(S)
Thornburgh, Dick
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2005, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p801
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at the similarities between the U.S. Patriot Act and the late Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson's dissent in Terminiello versus Chicago case. Issues being debated about civil liberties; Contributions of Jackson to the improvement of the U.S. justice system; Background of Catholic priest Arthur Terminiello.
ACCESSION #
17775181

 

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