Archive - May 18, 2012

HEDGES vs. OBAMA... HEDGES WINS! NDAA STRUCK DOWN!

 

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NEW YORK — A judge yesterday struck down a portion of a federal law giving the government wide powers to regulate the detention, interrogation and prosecution of suspected terrorists, saying it left journalists, scholars and political activists facing the prospect of indefinite detention for exercising First Amendment rights.

Submitted by SadInAmerica on Fri, 05/18/2012 - 1:22pm.

DHS Wants Mozilla to Pull 'Domain Seizure' Add-On... Mozilla's Response... 'Request Denied'

 

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Homeland Security’s ICE unit is not happy with a Firefox add-on that allows the public to circumvent the domains seizures carried out during the past several months. In an attempt to correct this ‘vulnerability’ in their anti-piracy strategy, ICE have asked Mozilla to pull the add-on from their site.

Submitted by SadInAmerica on Fri, 05/18/2012 - 12:02pm.