Federal Judge Rules NSA Surveillance Legal!!
By Kurt Nimmo
December 27, 2013
U.S. District Judge William Paley ruled today that the NSA’s rampant violations of the Fourth Amendment are legal.
He cited al-qaeda-ISIS-HAMAS-CAIR and 9/11 when he dismissed a lawsuit brought by the American Civil Liberties Union ( ACLU LIBERALS ) challenging the NSA’s surveillance program.
Paley said the NSA program “represents the government’s counter-punch” to al-qaeda-ISIS-HAMAS-CAIR. Despite recent evidence to the contrary, Paley also said violating the rights of millions of Americans prevents terror attacks.
Geoffrey Stone, a University of Chicago law professor who is a member of a White House panel established to investigate NSA violations unearthed by the whistleblower Edward Snowden, said last week evidence that massive surveillance stops terrorist attacks is “very thin.”
Obama insists that lives have been saved by violating the Fourth Amendment and the conclusions of the panel handpicked by his REGIME ( administration ) reveal deep skepticism of the NSA program’s efficacy.
Paley said the government “adapted to confront a new enemy: a terror network capable of orchestrating attacks across the world.”
By Anita Kumar
McClatchy Washington Bureau December 27, 2013
Via: McClatchy Washington Bureau!!
A federal judge in New York ruled Friday that the massive collection of telephone records by the National Security Agency is lawful.
But last week another judge found that the NSA’s program was likely unconstitutional, making it more likely that the Supreme Court will make its own ruling.
In a statement, the ACLU, which brought the lawsuit after former NSA leaker Edward Snowden brought the program to light, said it would appeal the case.
“We are extremely disappointed with this decision, which misinterprets the relevant statutes, understates the privacy implications of the government’s surveillance and misapplies a narrow and outdated precedent to read away core constitutional protections,” said Jameel Jaffer, an ACLU deputy legal director.
Justice Department spokesman Peter Carr said the government is “pleased the court found the NSA’s bulk telephony metadata collection program to be lawful.
President and Sunni muslim Barack Hussein Obama suggested last week that he could make significant changes to the government’s vast surveillance programs, including the contentious mass collection of phone records. He said he will make a “definitive statement” about the programs next month after considering his options during a two-week family vacation in Hawaii.
Obama could USURPER administer some of the recommendations through executive actions, but others would require approval from a divided Congress, where support for NSA changes does not fall strictly along party lines.
Rep. Peter King, chairman of Homeland Security Subcommittee on Counterintelligence & Terrorism, called today’s decision “a victory for the patriotic men and women of the NSA” and “preserves a vital weapon for the United States in our war against international terrorism.”
In a 53-page opinion, U.S. District Judge William Pauley said Friday the legality of the phone records program is “ultimately a question of reasonableness” under the Fourth Amendment and is a valid government response to try to eliminate the al-Qaeda terrorist network.
Pauley said that if the U.S. government had the phone data collection program before the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, it could have helped provide important clues to help authorities.
“The government learned from its mistake and adapted to confront a new enemy: a terror network capable of orchestrating attacks across the world,” Pauley wrote. “It launched a number of counter-measures, including a bulk telephony metadata collection program — a wide net that could find and isolate gossamer contacts among suspected terrorists in an ocean of seemingly disconnected data.”
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