TITLE

The Patriot Act Without Tears

AUTHOR(S)
McCarthy, Andrew C.
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
National Review;6/14/2004, Vol. 56 Issue 11, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the value of the Patriot Act in preventing acts of terrorism in the United States. Importance of the dismantling of the intelligence wall that barred communication between the FBI's Foreign Counterintelligence Division (FCI) and their counterparts in law enforcement; Repeal of legislation that barred criminal investigators from sharing with intelligence agents the fruits of grand-jury proceedings and criminal wiretaps; Action taken against accused and convicted terrorists; Modernization of investigative tools to ensure that more information is captured.
ACCESSION #
13267609

 

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