US Supreme Court to review Patriot Act

From the Georgetown Security Law Brief: CNN reports that the US Supreme Court on Wednesday accepted review of a key provision of the 2001 Patriot Act allowing prosecution of those with knowledge of “any service, training, expert advice or assistance” to a foreign terrorist organization, as designated by the US government, and whether it threatens free speech rights of those who would assist non-violent activities of designated groups.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s