Category Archives: The Patriot Act

The Patriot Act was Signed into law by President George W. Bush on October 26, 2001, It’s full name is: “The USA PATRIOT Act” is an acronym and stands for: “Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism Act of 2001″.

The Patriot Act News October 18, 2013

Obama to tap ex-Pentagon official for Homeland Security President Obama plans to nominate former Pentagon attorney Jeh Johnson as the next secretary of Homeland Security, a White House official said Thursday.Johnson, general counsel for the Defense Department during Obamas first … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News October 17, 2013

ACLU Sues Justice Department to Get Policies and Records on Use of NSA Surveillance in Criminal Cases Lack of Notice to Defendants Has Shielded Warrantless Wiretapping From Judicial Review FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 17, 2013 CONTACT: Josh Bell, 212-549-2666, media@aclu.org … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News October 16, 2013

Airport Employee Arrested in Dry Ice Explosions A Los Angeles International Airport employee has been arrested in connection with the dry ice explosions during a two-day span earlier this week at one of the nations busiest airports, police said in … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News October 15, 2013

Libyan Al Qaeda suspect brought to US soil A suspected Libyan terrorist who was being held aboard a U.S. warship after being nabbed in Libya is now in New York and expected to appear in court Tuesday, officials said. The … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News October 14, 2013

TSA: No evidence of threat on reported terrorist ‘dry-run’ flight Federal transportation officials say an investigation of a reported terrorist “dry-run” on a flight from Washington, D.C., to Orlando, Fla., revealed no evidence of a threat. In a prepared statement, … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News October 12, 2013

Two Charged in New York were “Building Small Army” to Help Taliban According to Jawa Report, the two are Humayoun Ghoulan Nabi, 27, from Pakistan and Ismail Alsarabbi, 32, a naturalized U.S. whos family is Palestinian but who came here … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News October 10, 2013

10 News Investigators find memo warning about terrorist “dry-runs” on airplanes It was a flight bound for Florida, and some airline pilots believe it also may have been a dry-run for terrorists. According to this 10 News report, a memo … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News October 8, 2013

Convicted bridge bomb conspirator sentenced to 10 years Convicted bridge bomb plot conspirator Joshua Stafford was sentenced Monday afternoon. He was sentenced to 120 months — 10 years — incarceration with lifetime supervised released today in federal court in the Northern District … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News October 6, 2013

FBI — National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2013 October marks the 10th anniversary of National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Established by presidential directive in 2004, the initiative—administered by the Department of Homeland Security—raises cyber security awareness across the nation by … Continue reading

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The Patriot Act News October 3, 2013

US Capitol in lockdown, reports of shots fired The U.S. Capitol is in lockdown, amid reports that shots were fired outside. According to U.S. Capitol Police, officers are injured. Sirens are going off in the Capitol, and people on the … Continue reading

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