Daily Archives: 08/31/2011

ACLU Challenges the Government’s Warrantless Dragnet Surveillance of Electronic Communications

Chicago – Congress acted in an unconstitutional fashion when it passed legislation granting sweeping immunity to telecoms that collaborated in illegal spying, according to a presentation by the The American Civil Liberties Union and the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) presented…

Department of Homeland Security Refuses Asylum Seeker His Day in Court

San Diego — A Salvadoran man who has been held for nearly three years without any hearing to challenge his imprisonment is being denied his constitutional right to due process, according to a habeas corpus petition filed by the ACLU…