An Air Force major detained at a suspicionless roadblock 5 years ago will not be able to sue for damages. Border Patrol agents could hold Major Richard Rynearson indefinitely simply because they did not care for his attitude.
Carla Gericke (President - Free State Project) provides and update on the FSP, and talks about the upcoming Liberty Forum - Evan Cutler (TSA Watch) reports news related to the Transportation Security Administration
This is why I am so hard on Americans in the CIA, military, DEA, NSA, TSA, IRS, etc. They are the ones empowering the state. The state lives and breathes through them.
The trucker, who is a naturalized U.S. Citizen, exercised his right not to answer investigatory questions at the roadblock and was promptly removed by force from his vehicle and unlawfully detained for nearly three weeks before being released without
UPDATE: In late night negotiations, the Senate has managed to buy themselves a week before this whole farce is played over again:
Cellphone, Internet, and telephone services across half of Arizona went dark after vandals sliced a sensitive fiber optic cable. The incident is raising concerns about the safety of U.S. infrastructure.
The War on Terror has to be the greatest misdirection of resources in all of human history. So why are we spending countless billions of dollars fighting terror, an almost insignificant threat to our well-being?
In its most common application, then, the expression "sovereign citizen" apparently refers to anybody who believes that police should be servants, rather than overseers.
Reason has obtained the federal government's recent report on the sovereign citizens, a largely unorganized subculture whose elaborate legal theories say they do not have to follow most laws.
When it's not making us take our shoes off, it's trampling our civil liberties and 'building' centers that don't exist. Enough already.
During a routine traffic stop, Leila Tarantino was subjected to two roadside strip searches in plain view of passing traffic, during which a female officer "forcibly removed" a tampon from Tarantino. Nothing illegal was found.
Doctors must be available round-the-clock in case CBP officers suspect they have a "swallower," which is what internal drug smugglers are known as. The doctors are charged with X-raying or otherwise examining suspects' body cavities,
During the three years in which a fully armed & corrupt Canales was allowed to continue working in the field, interacting with an unsuspecting public in a position of power and influence, Canales managed to dig his hole even deeper by shooting and in
Doug Scribner (writer, producer, animator) talks about WatchByBit.Com, a video platform where creatives can be fairly paid while voluntarily sharing with others - Jeffrey Tucker (Author, Executive Editor of Laissez Faire Books, Chief Liberty Officer
"There's growing concern surrounding southern Arizona's Border Patrol checkpoints. An increasing number of complaints are now coming from United States citizens who believe they're wrongfully being questioned and sometimes detained by agents...."
Newly declassified documents from the FBI reveal how the US federal agency under J Edgar Hoover monitored the activities of dozens of prominent African American writers for decades, devoting thousands of pages to detailing their activities and critiq
Precedents exist for requiring citizens to produce special ID for domestic travel; they include Nazi Germany, apartheid South Africa and Russia (both Imperial and Soviet).
The officials played videos of low-cost drones firing semi-automatic weapons, revealed an exercise that pitted $5,000 worth of drones against a convoy of armored vehicles. (The drones won.)
Katko's bill (H.R. 719), will require the TSA to conduct criminal Investigators spending half their time "investigating, apprehending, or detaining individuals suspected of committing a crime."
Local ordinances require hotels to copy ID's and keep it on hand. These laws also require that the information be made available to the police on request, for any reason or no reason, without a warrant.
In addressing the proceedings in Virginia, we took the unusual step of hiring a former FBI polygraphed to ask Dr. Al-Arian every known question about the investigation into an organization called IIIT in Virginia, purportedly the reason
An Atlanta bomb squad shut down traffic for three hours Monday while it detonated a pinhole camera attached to a bridge that was part of a local university art project. The homemade camera, which was built with a Pepsi can, had a
The prominent Anonymous "hacktivist" Jeremy Hammond, who participated in some of the hacking collective's most audacious cyber acts, was placed by the FBI on a terrorism watchlist, the Daily Dot reported on Monday.
A federal magistrate is tossing a Las Vegas search warrant that led to the arrest of as many as eight people accused of running an illegal, online bookmaking operation last year from posh villas at Caesar's Palace.
In other words--as has happened many times before to American Muslims--Gulet's own government secretly exiled him with no due process by placing him on a no-fly list while he was traveling overseas.
Security for flying in this country is tightening up. And your driver's license just may be your ticket to boarding airplanes in the future. Sometime in 2016, the TSA will require you to show a security enhanced driver's license called a Real ID card
If you're submitting budget proposals for a law enforcement agency, for an intelligence agency, you're not going to submit the proposal that 'We won the war on terror and everything's great,' --it's 'Keep Fear Alive.' Keep it alive.
DHS seeks to deter terrorism by treating all Americans like terrorists
Cops seek DHS grant to deal with 'threat' posed by The Rainbow Family
5 years ago, the Philadelphia police thought carrying Arabic-language flashcards was enough to warrant the arrest of an innocent traveler. A settlement reached I brought against the police department makes it clear that it is not.