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    Patriot Act is Next

Patriot Act is Next

Bills which pass through Congress are often misnamed. The Senate failed to pass the USA Freedom Act. Although it would have changed some policies of the NSA, it would also have renewed certain provisions of the Patriot Act until 2017. Both sound as though they would be good for the American people, when in fact they remove freedoms guaranteed by the Constitution in the 4th amendment. One bad law down;

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    Patriot Act Removes Constitutional Rights

Patriot Act Removes Constitutional Rights

Whistleblower Edward Snowden exposed the fact that America’s information gathering agency, the NSA, is spying on private citizens. Although this is a direct violation of our right to privacy, guaranteed by the fourth amendment of the Constitution preventing illegal searches and seizure, the courts have not come to the aid of our citizens. The reason the court is ignoring this abhorrent act is because of the passing and extension of

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