According to the San Diego City Attorney's Office, Huff's ruling allowing Blackwater to use an Otay Mesa warehouse without completing all city permit procedures denies the city its land-use authority.
The latest proposal from DC's mayor and police chief would have officers patrolling Soviet-esque checkpoints limiting residents' ability to travel to and from targeted neighborhoods.
(Long article;worth the read) In the spring of 2007, a retired senior official in the US Justice Dept sat before Congress and told a story so odd and ominous, it could have sprung from the pages of a pulp political thriller. It was about a principl
Imagine, while leaving for work, you run into a cop with a drug dog on your porch. There only "sniffing around". If you live in Michigan, that meeting just might occur--thanks to a ruling by the Michigan Court of Appeals last week. The Foun
Nearly 100,000 Massachusetts taxpayers have been fined for failing to obtain health insurance, even as a major survey concludes the effort to create near-universal coverage in the state is meeting key goals. 5% of taxpayers failed to
An airline passenger claimed that a security guard threatened to arrest him because he was wearing a T-shirt showing a cartoon robot with a gun.
Judge Barbara Walther told the Department of Family and Protective Services to allow parents to pick up the 440 children starting 10 a.m. Monday.
Children Cannot Leave the State, Parents Must Take Parenting Classes (The state is going to teach anyone how to raise their children???!!!)
In advertising these days, the brass ring goes to those who can measure everything — how many people see a particular advertisement, when they see it, who they are. All of that is easy on the Internet, and getting easier in television and print.
State Police are harassing motorcyclists at a roadblock en route to a biker rally in the Adirondacks. The National Coalition of Motorcyclists calls this "unconstitutional" and has taken the first steps necessary to file a lawsuit to put an
Will Grigg documents the timeline from out nation's beginnings that has slowly led to our rapidly impending martial law enslavement.
The Bush administration has arrogated powers to itself that the British people even refused to grant King George III at the time of the Revolutionary War, an eminent political scientist says. “No executive in the history of the Anglo-America
Earlier this week, a measure creating a federal fingerprint registry totally unrelated to national security passed a US Senate committee almost without notice. The database and fingerprint mandates were tucked into housing and foreclosure assistance
According to the news articles linked to below, the Department of Homeland Security has continued the expansion of its un-American enforcement activities by directing them against Washington State residents utilizing Northwest domestic Ferry services
Government lawyers told federal judges that the president can send the military into any U.S. neighborhood, capture a citizen and hold them in prison without charge, indefinitely. [Because they can.]
Guy gives cop a speech, then gets a speech of his own
On a cloudless spring day, the NYPD helicopter soars over the city, its sights set on the Statue of Liberty. A dramatic close-up of Lady Liberty's frozen gaze fills one of three flat-screen computer monitors mounted on a console. Hundreds of s
The legislation would require thousands of individuals working even tangentially in the mortgage and real estate industries — and not suspected of anything — to send their prints to the feds.
SAN ANGELO, Texas - In a ruling that could torpedo the case against the West Texas polygamist sect, a state appeals court Thursday said authorities had no right to seize more than 440 children in a raid on the splinter group's compound last month
On March 13th 2008 there was a secret closed door meeting of The United States House Of Representatives in Washington. In the history of The United States this is only the fourth time a secret meeting was held by the house.
Readers of my deeplink on safeguarding your laptop and digital devices from warrantless searches at the border responded with both questions and answers.
In preparation for the Republican National Convention, the FBI is soliciting informants to keep tabs on local protest groups.
One knowledgeable source claims that 8 million Americans are now listed in Main Core as potentially suspect. In the event of a national emergency, these people could be subject to everything from....
The ACLU is reporting that by this summer, a million people will be on the US terrorist watch list. As of this writing there are approximately 925,000.
Bars and taverns in WV started posting CAUTION signs on their entry doors, warning patrons of the dangers of second-hand smoke.
"While the public is "sleepwalking" into a surveillance society, the government seems to have its eyes wide open although, unfortunately, to everything except security," said Jamie Cowper, data protection expert at data protection
Sen. Joe Lieberman wants Google to take down terrorist videos from YouTube. In a letter to Google CEO Eric Schmidt, Lieberman wrote:
It's not just safe-deposit boxes. A British man went to retire and discovered the $4 million in U.S. stock he had been counting on had been seized and sold for $200,000 years earlier
The ability of Terahertz rays to penetrate efficiently through paper, clothing, cardboard, plastic and many other materials makes them ideal for use in many applications.
While driving to a remote work site late in the evening on May 14, 2008, I was targeted by a DHS agent on roving patrol and followed for several miles along SR86 in Southern Arizona. After following me, the agent initiated a traffic stop absent reaso