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SB109 -- yes, Yes, HELL YES


by peter5427

People are not dogs or other pets. We don’t need to be chipped, ever.

It’s been about a year or more that there was any mention in the news about microchipping people. 181 more words

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Tech Groups Warn of Social Media Collection at the Border

A plan to force visitors to turn over their social media passwords to Homeland Security will pose dangers to civil liberties and cybersecurity, according to a trade industry group that represents companies like Google and Facebook. 353 more words


Free Daniel Ramirez Medina: Habeas Corpus in the Age of Trump, writ annotated

Daniel Ramirez Medina is, as of this writing, the first “DREAMer” detained and held by ICE, U.S. Customs Immigration Enforcement, under Donald Trump’s administration. 138 more words

Suspected thief turns out to be felon in possession, but gun turns out to be inadmissible

Sometimes a federal gun possession crime results from an investigation specifically directed at the gun offense.  Sometimes, however, gun crimes result from investigations that have nothing to do with guns.  963 more words

Federal Court Suppresses Key Evidence Procured in Stop of Non-Indian by Tribal Police

Here are the materials in United States v. Cooley (D. Mont.):

34 Motion to Suppress

41 Response

46 Reply

48 DCT Order

An excerpt:

Normally, under Bressi, Officer Saylor would be required to determine whether Cooley was non–Indian shortly after seizing him.

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Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher