Daily Archives: February 5, 2014

Vermont legislation would “refuse material support” for NSA mass data collection

Similar legislation has been introduced in 12 states. From Truthout.org: On Tuesday, January 28th, a transpartisan group of four Vermont state representatives introduced legislation that would block some of the practical effects of mass data collection by the National Security … Continue reading

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Oral Argument in Blum v. Holder appeal started this week

From Center for Constitutional Rights: Synopsis  Blum v. Holder is a federal lawsuit challenging the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA) as an unconstitutional infringement on free speech. The plaintiffs are five longtime animal rights activists whose advocacy work has been chilled … Continue reading

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