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Tag: Detention
  • Do Not Consent to Searches or “Suspicion-less Detention”

    The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized. — The …

  • 5 Reasons to Oppose the NDAA

    New from yours truly at Campaign for Liberty: Suppose you were a humanitarian relief worker.  You spend your time at home and abroad bringing food aid to those whose lives have been devastated by disaster.  You feel like you’re devoting your life to a good cause and truly helping your fellow man.  Then the U.S. …

  • Enemy Congress

    Becky Akers, in her typical sarcastic yet well informed style, takes shot at Comrade McCain’s  “S.3081: Enemy Belligerent, Interrogation, Detention, and Prosecution Act of 2010.”  Writes Becky,  No doubt unwittingly, McCain reveals the specious logic with which his legislation overturns the Constitution: “This bill would require unprivileged enemy belligerents suspected of engaging in hostilities against the …

  • New Boss same as the Old Boss

    As if his U-turn on the patriot act was not bad enough, now Obama is starting to really show his true feelings on our current legal framework. In a recent statement from Justice Department spokesman Dean Boyd, the Obama Administration, like the Bush Administration is using the Authorization for the Use of Military Force, passed …