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Should Former Defense Secretary Rumsfeld Be Prosecuted for His Interrogation Policies?

Post by Randall Ryder A federal court has allowed a suit against former Defense Secretary Rumsfeld to go forward. The suit was initiated by by two former employees of an Iraq owned security firm. The two employees allegedly saw their…

Do individuals have a right of informational privacy?

The Supreme Court is set to decide whether individuals have a right of informational privacy under the First Amendment. The underlying facts involve government contract workers at NASA who seek to protect information about their personal lives, from personal finances…

Does the government need a warrant to track a cell phone?

The Department of Justice (DOJ) is arguing the government does not a warrant to obtain location information of an individual from the service provider. The DOJ, arguing in front of the 3rd Circuit, is appealing an earlier ruling that held…

Securities and Exchange Commission to Reorganize

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is trying to toughen up after the Bernie Madoff scandal. The SEC will reorganize many divisions in an attempt to react faster and crack down on individuals seeking to violate Federal regulations. The SEC…