9/11 bill prompts civil liberties groups, some Dems to warn of racial profiling

Raju, Manu
July 2007
Hill;7/26/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 91, p3
The article reports on the reaction of some civil liberty advocates and lawmakers regarding the completion of a bill to implement the 9/11 Commission recommendations in the U.S. Intricately, some advocates believe that conferees slipped in language that they said could substantially increase racial profiling across the country. Moreover, the measure would grant liability protection for people who divulge information to authorities about possible terrorist actions.


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