Holder: Snowden Did "Public Service," But Should Still Stand Trial
Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said in a podcast Edward Snowden should have to face consequences for his actions, including prison time...
Turkey's Erdogan takes tough EU line after PM quits
Turkey's president tells the EU it will not change its anti-terror laws in return for visa-free travel, saying "we'll go our way, you go yours".
The Lessons Of Anwar al-Awlaki
Type ‘‘Anwar al-Awlaki’’ into YouTube’s search bar, and you get 40,000 hits. Most of them bring up the earnest, smiling face and placid voice of the first American citizen to be hunted and killed with...
Court Rules NSA Bulk Data Collection Was Never Authorized By Congress
AS AMERICANS WAIT for Congress to decide next month whether to renew the Patriot Act and the vast NSA metadata surveillance program it’s made possible, a panel of three appellate judges has made the d...
National Special Security Event
A National Special Security Event (NSSE) is an event of national or international significance deemed by the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to be a potential target for terrorism ...
National Special Security Event - Wikipedia
Patriot Act
The USA PATRIOT Act is an Act of Congress that was signed into law by President George W. Bush on October 26, 2001. Its title is a ten-letter backronym (USA PATRIOT) that stands for "Uniting and Stren...
Anti-terrorism legislation
Anti-terrorism legislation designs various types of laws passed in the aim of fighting terrorism. They usually, if not always, follow specific bombings or assassinations. Anti-terrorism legislation us...
Photography and the law
Photography tends to be protected by the law through copyright and moral rights. Photography tends to be restricted by the law through miscellaneous criminal offenses. Publishing certain photographs c...
Photography and the law - Wikipedia
Terrorism Acts
From 2000 to the present, the British Parliament passed a series of Terrorism Acts that were aimed at terrorism in general, rather than specifically focussed on terrorism related to Northern Ireland. ...
Canadian Anti-Terrorism Act
The Canadian Anti-terrorism Act was passed by the Liberal government of Canada in response to the September 11, 2001, attacks in the United States. It received Royal Assent on December 18, 2001, as Bi...
Biological Weapons Anti-Terrorism Act of 1989
The Biological Weapons Anti-Terrorism Act of 1989 (BWATA, Pub.L. 101–298, enacted May 22, 1990) was a piece of U.S. legislation that was passed into law in 1990. It provided for the implementatio...
Specially Designated Global Terrorist
Specially Designated Global Terrorist (SDGT) is a designation authorized under U.S. Executive Order 13224, among other executive orders, and Title 31, Parts 595, 596, and 597 of the U.S. Code of Feder...
Lois scélérates
The lois scélérates ("villainous laws") — a pejorative name — are a set of French laws restricting the 1881 freedom of the press laws passed under the Third Republic (1870–1940), after several bombing...
Terrorism Act
The Terrorism Act may refer to legislation in various countries:
FRA law
The National Defence Radio Establishment (Swedish: Försvarets radioanstalt, FRA) is a Swedish government agency, organised under the Ministry of Defence. The two main tasks of FRA are signals inte...
FRA law - Wikipedia
Prevention of Terrorism Acts
The Prevention of Terrorism Acts were a series of Acts of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1974 to 1989 that conferred emergency powers upon police forces where they suspected terrorism. The ...
Gujarat Control of Organised Crime Act
The Gujarat Control of Organised Crime Act (GUJCOCA) is a controversial anti-terrorism legislation passed by the state legislature of Gujarat, India, in April 2003. It is awaiting Presidential approva...
Australian anti-terrorism legislation, 2004
Three anti-terrorism bills were enacted in the Australian Parliament in 2004 by a Coalition government with the Labor opposition's support. These were the Anti-terrorism bill, 2004, the Anti-terrorism...
Australian anti-terrorism legislation, 2004 - Wikipedia
Patriot Act, Title IX
Title IX: Improved Intelligence is the ninth of ten titles which comprise the USA PATRIOT Act, an anti-terrorism bill passed in the United States after the September 11, 2001 attacks. It amends the N...