DOJ Net Surveillance Under Fire

by Sabrina I. Pacifici on June 10, 2003

From the ACLU:

  • Interested Persons Memo on Congressional oversight of the USA PATRIOT Act and Department of Justice anti-terrorism policies dismissive response on civil liberties.
  • In related news, see this Wired article:

  • “The Justice Department’s statements — and what it did not say — in a congressional inquiry on the use of broadened surveillance powers authorized after the Sept. 11 attacks is raising a red flag among civil liberties groups. A central concern is the lack of clarity regarding the scope of Internet surveillance powers granted in the controversial USA Patriot Act.”
  • Posted in Patriot Act, Privacy

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