PATRIOT ACT

  • Google ordered to comply with FBI's warrantless customer data demands June 1, 2013

    San Francisco: A US federal judge has ruled that Google must comply with the FBI's warrantless demands for customer data, rejecting the company's argument that the government's practice of issuing socalled national security letters to telecommunication companies, Internet service providers, banks and others was unconstitutional and unnecessary. FBI counterterrorism agents began...
  • Obama writes history with autopen May 28, 2011

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has made history by using an autopen an automatic signing machine from an ocean away to sign a legislation into law hours before expiry. And stirred a new controversy. Originally, there had been a plan in place to have a White House aide handcarry...