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Blind man's bluff. The curse
of secret investigation.

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Posted By: Hazymac, 12/26/2019 10:42:37 PM

The reason why public business should be conducted in the open, according to Cheryl Chumley of the Washington Times, is that abuse and conspiracy thrive in the dark. "Civil rights advocates have been warning for years that the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court and the entire Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act system of issuing secret warrants are rife with potential for abuse; are handovers of powers to secret sources that better belong in the hands of duly elected and appointed judges conducting business in open court; and are flagrantly, blatantly unconstitutional. And now we know they’re right." The FBI had pursued an investigation of a presidential campaign

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Trigger2 12/27/2019 12:22:47 AM (No. 271970)
The whole FISA process is the equivalent of the KGB.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Flyball Dogs 12/27/2019 3:59:08 AM (No. 272002)
NAFTA: Bush I FISA: Bush II
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Enoch Powell 12/27/2019 11:08:12 AM (No. 272323)
What did Franklin say about security and freedom? There have been attempts at reinterpretation but the fact remains, whether he said it or not, 'those who sacrifice freedom for security deserve neither.'
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