The entire sordid process only reflects how deeply the United States has plunged with respect to basic principles of morality, right conduct, and civilization? And for what?
"We're looking now at YouTube, which carries some unique and honest-to-goodness intelligence," Doug Naquin, director of the CIA's Open Source Center said in a recent speech to CIA retirees.
The misnamed Protect America Act allows the US government to monitor telephone calls and other electronic communications of American citizens without a warrant. This clearly violates the Fourth Amendment....
The War Industry is driving the U.S. down the road to tyranny. Will we be able to change course in time? Only the internet and its information revolution can prevent our plunging into the abyss.
"Because the plaintiffs are aliens and were located outside sovereign United States territory at the time their alleged RFRA claim arose, they do not fall with the definition of 'person,'" the court ruled.
A federal judge in Vermont has ruled that prosecutors can't force a criminal defendant accused of having illegal images on his hard drive to divulge his PGP (Pretty Good Privacy) passphrase.
Fresh in their minds was the memory of the British violation of civil rights before and during the Revolution. They demanded a “bill of rights” that would spell out the immunities of individual citizens.
An NBC-newsguy-turned-journalism professor warns that "unfettered citizen journalism is too risky". His solution? Regulate it.
Tomorrow is perhaps the most important of the holidays around the world, yet few celebrate, much less even know it is a declared holiday. December 15 is Bill of Rights day. A remembrance of the first Ten Amendments to the United States Constitution
On December 15, 1791 the people of the United States, through state conventions, ratified the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution. The original Constitution was only ratified with the guarantee that there would be further and spec
Mark Steyn highlights a right that Americans have that most of the rest of the world doesn't, Freedom of Speech. Some instances where Free Speech is not so free anymore.
A timeline of recent school shootings throughout the world. Highlights the "effectiveness" of declaring "gun free zone".
Bloggers and free speech advocates are calling on prosecutors not to file charges against a teacher arrested for allegedly posting an anonymous comment online praising the Columbine shooters. District Attorney Todd Martens is considering to charge w
The U.S. Supreme Court is going to hear a case that will decide if the right to bear Arms, given to every free citizen of the United States, set forth in the Bill of Rights and reaffirmed throughout American history, can be taken away.
What holidays in the future will look like. [picture]
U.S. prosecutors have withdrawn a subpoena seeking the identities of thousands of people who bought used books through online retailer Amazon.com Inc., newly unsealed court records show.
A | A | A (AP) U.S. prosecutors have withdrawn a subpoena seeking the identities of thousands of people who bought used books through online retailer Amazon.com Inc., newly unsealed court records show.
Starting today, the First Amendment right to free political speech will get its day in court as the merits of a challenge to Arizona’s scheme of taxpayer-funded campaigns—one of the nation’s most far-reaching—go before a federal district court.
While reading this column, keep in mind that the 'liberal' 9th circuit court of appeals just torpedoed a lawsuit relating to this illegal spying under the guise of protecting 'state secrets'.
We received a letter and the writer was angry. What upset the writer? The same thing that angers millions of Americans across the USA each and every day: an ever-increasing web of regulations, laws and edicts by--in many cases--unelected officials.
7 months ago, Ted Nugent defended the 2nd Amendment during an interview with Texas Monthly. It's still a 3-minute classic on Gun Rights and the 2nd Amendment. [video -3:08]
$2.9 million in compensatory, $8 million in punitive damages awarded to the father of a slain Marine "distressed" by protesters at his son's funeral. Don't even think of protesting at the funeral for "freedom of expression
Jury awards $2.9 million in compensatory damages to father of slain Marine. The father claimed that a Westboro Baptist protest at his son's funeral caused him emotional distress and invaded his privacy.
Jesus won one. The American Civil Liberties Union took one on the chin after a U.S. District Court ruled that prayer could return to the Indiana statehouse.
Senator Larry Craig's attorney's will argue that his foot-tapping and hand gestures under an airport bathroom stall is nothing more than free speech, protected by the Bill of Rights. Thus, Craig will attempt to take his place beside John Pete
Essentially “content neutral” means there can’t be restrictions on certain types of speech but not others. Campaign signs are considered political speech, while things like real estate “for sale” signs are considered commercial speech.
By accepting and printing advertisements in their "Adult Services" and "Massage" sections, the Metropolitan Bureau of Investigations has determined that 3 Orlando Weekly managers are guilty of aiding and abetting prostitution.
Those imprisoned in N.H. are supposed to be arraigned within 24 hours of arrest. Judges in Milford County denied Lauren arraignment and sent her back to jail after exercising her right to remain silent. She has remained in jail for over two weeks...
By 2010, the Phoenix Police Department will accept only blood evidence. Phoenix joins Mesa, Scottsdale, Chandler and Peoria police departments in the switch, and Tempe police could follow; officials there are re-evaluating whether breath evidence is