Gitmo Lawyer Julia Tarver Mason: Aiding, Abetting … and Not Talking


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A mystery man in a giant SUV nudges me off her trail.

Immune to Crosses, Garlic, and Silver Bullets, ACORN Rises from the Dead


As ACORN gears up to use your tax dollars to influence future elections, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is conducting a “massive” probe of ACORN Housing Corp., a source familiar with the ongoing investigation says.
A spokesman for HUD’s inspector general refused to confirm or deny whether ACORN Housing was being investigated.
ACORN Housing [...]

NewsReal Blog Interview with John Yoo, Part 3: Good Presidents Make Their Own Rules


John Yoo is currently a professor of law at the University of California, Berkeley. From 2001 to 2003 he was a deputy assistant attorney general in the Office of Legal Council at the U.S. Department of Justice. It was during this time that he co-authored the Bybee memo defining torture and American Habeas [...]

NewsReal Blog Interview with John Yoo, Part 2: The Good (military commissions), The Bad (Federal Trials), and The Ugly (KSM)


John Yoo is currently a professor of law at the University of California, Berkeley. From 2001 to 2003 he was a deputy assistant attorney general in the Office of Legal Council at the U.S. Department of Justice. It was during this time that he co-authored the Bybee memo defining torture and American Habeas [...]

NewsReal Blog Interview with John Yoo, Part 1: Harsh Interrogations were Justified


John Yoo is currently a professor of law at the University of California, Berkeley. From 2001 to 2003 he was a deputy assistant attorney general in the Office of Legal Council at the U.S. Department of Justice. It was during this time that he co-authored the Bybee memo defining torture and American Habeas [...]

Barack Obama: You Have “No Reasonable Expectation Of Privacy”


CNET was the first to report on prospective tracking of American citizens using cell phone technology, but this week Barack Obama becomes the Dark Knight himself, seizing the opportunity to spy on every American through unfettered access to their cell phone records, physical locations and internet use.
In the movie the Dark Knight, Batman uses cell phone technology to [...]

Will Kennedys demand apology from Justice Department, too?


If the Special Olympics are still mad at Rush Limbaugh Rahm Emanuel for using the “r-word,” imagine how ticked they’ll be about this:
The U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division is seeking up to 10 experienced attorneys for the position of Trial Attorney in the Voting Section in Washington, D.C. (…)
The Civil Rights Division encourages [...]

Bring Back Profiling And Leave The Rest Of Us Alone


In a flip-flop worthy of John Kerry (I actually did vote for the $87 billion before I voted against it), Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano told airline passengers that the security system was working just fine  before conceding that there was a major break down in the system on Christmas Day.  But for a bungling terrorist [...]

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Iran’s Defiance – by Stephen Brown


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Tehran approves ten new uranium enrichment sites, ignores world condemnation.