US court upholds ‘gag’ rules on surveillance of social media users

US court upholds ‘gag’ rules on surveillance of social media users

The FBI, using gag orders, may continue to issue secret national security letters requesting customer data. The NSL’s act as subpoenas. A gag order is usually imposed as well, which facilitates a search without a warrant, all while the customer is unaware that the service provider is legally silenced. Tens of thousands of NSL’s are sent out annually, and some of the gag orders do not expire.

Karim Khalili and the leadership of HPC

Karim Khalili and the leadership of HPC

Nazar Mohammad Mutmaeen Afghan Writer and political Analyst based in Kabul It is quite clear that unless the US has accepted a schedule for the withdrawal of its troops from Afghanistan and unless it prefers a sincere peace with the Taliban over war, peace in Afghanistan will be unlikely, war will perpetuate and in case […]

Iraqi Army Declares Mosul Fully Free

Iraqi Army Declares Mosul Fully Free

Jim W. Dean – I just did rolling coverage with Press TV on the fall of Mosul with their Iraq correspondent and a Rome think tank guy. The victory is both a sweet and bitter one due to the huge casualties for the army and civilians.

Beijing, Damascus Discuss Launching Direct Flights to Top Chinese Cities

Beijing, Damascus Discuss Launching Direct Flights to Top Chinese Cities

The deputy chairman of China-Arab Exchange Association stated that he governments of China and Syria are discussing the start of direct flights between Damascus and a range of Chinese big cities. Russia, China Call for Unbiased Probe Into Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria BEIJING (Sputnik) – Syrian and Chinese governments are negotiating direct flights between Damascus and […]

Utah’s ‘ag-gag’ law unconstitutional & violates free speech – Federal judge rules

Utah’s ‘ag-gag’ law unconstitutional & violates free speech – Federal judge rules

A federal judge in Utah has sided with animal rights activists who argued that a law prohibiting undercover investigations of agricultural operations was unconstitutional. Activists contend that similar laws in other states “will fall like dominos.” In a Friday ruling, US District Judge Robert Shelby struck down Utah’s “agricultural operation interference” law, otherwise known as […]

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