The American Nightmare: The Tyranny of the Criminal Justice System How can the life of such a man Be in the palm of some fool’s hand? To see him obviously framed Title 18 - Crimes and Criminal Procedure 65. Malicious mischief 1361 67. Military and Navy 1381 [68. Frontline Club, Ustream.TV: The Frontline Club is a media club located in the heart of London that uniquely combines eating, drinking and thinking.. Watch without ads Ustream © Search Log in / Sign up With Facebook (faster) Another Government Ponzi Scheme Starts to Crack - Do You Depend on It? By Nick Giambruno Government employees get to do a lot of things that would land an ordinary citizen in prison. For example, it’s legal for them to threaten and commit offensive, rather than defensive, violence. They can take property from others without their consent. They spy on anyone’s email and bank accounts whenever they please.
USC : Title 8 - ALIENS AND NATIONALITY Multiple entries for a section are listed most recent first, within the section. The Session Year indicates which session of Congress was responsible for the changes classified. The Congress number forms the first part of the Public Law number; each Congress has two sessions. Abbreviations used in the Description of Change column: An empty field implies a standard amendment.
After Suing the CIA, Human Rights Group Burglarized – All Evidence Needed for Lawsuit Stolen By John Vibes The University of Washington’s Center for Human Rights was recently burglarized after they filed a lawsuit against the CIA for refusing to release declassified documents to the public. Data and equipment were stolen from the office, and it is suspected that the CIA may have had something to do with the break-in. The specific documents in question that the group was filing the lawsuit over were also stolen from the office. “We are concerned because it is also possible this was an act of retaliation for our work.
Sources of International Law - Pritzker Legal Research Center The generally recognized authoritative statement on the sources of international law is the Statute of the International Court of Justice (ICJ), Article 38, which specifies that the Court, in deciding disputes, shall apply: international conventions, whether general or particular, establishing rules expressly recognized by the contesting states; international custom, as evidence of a general practice accepted as law; the general principles of law recognized by civilized nations; subject to the provisions of Article 59, judicial decisions and the teachings of the most highly qualified publicists of the various nations, as subsidiary means for the determination of rules of law. The first three of these--treaties, custom, and principles of law--are sometimes referred to by lawyers and librarians with a common law background as "primary sources" of international law. Note that case law is considered only a "subsidiary means."
12 Days Before ’08 Crash, Congress was Secretly Told to Sell Off Their Stocks By John Vibes Earlier this month, it was reported that less than two weeks before the economic collapse of 2008, several members of Congress took their money out of the stock market. Many high-ranking government employees were given a heads-up about the impending market crash in secret meetings with the Federal Reserve and the Treasury Department. Then they used that information to engage in insider trading. It was revealed that Senator Shelley Capito and her husband sold $350,000 worth of Citigroup stock at $83 per share, just one day before the stock dropped to $64 per share.
National Security Council The National Security Council (NSC) is the President's principal forum for considering national security and foreign policy matters with his senior national security advisors and cabinet officials. Since its inception under President Truman, the Council's function has been to advise and assist the President on national security and foreign policies. The Council also serves as the President's principal arm for coordinating these policies among various government agencies. The NSC is chaired by the President. Its regular attendees (both statutory and non-statutory) are the Vice President, the Secretary of State, the Secretary of the Treasury, the Secretary of Defense, and the Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs. The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is the statutory military advisor to the Council, and the Director of National Intelligence is the intelligence advisor.
Cops Didn’t Know this Camera Caught them Deleting Video of the Murder of Laquan McDonald By Andrew Emett Chicago, IL — Accused of deleting the surveillance video of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald’s death, several officers appeared in recently released screenshots tampering with Burger King’s computers before the footage mysteriously disappeared. Although 86 minutes of the surveillance video have gone missing, including the moment that McDonald was gunned down, Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez claims no one tampered with the footage. Congressional Research Service Reports FAS | Secrecy ||| Search | Join FAS The Congressional Research Service, a component of the Library of Congress, conducts research and analysis for Congress on a broad range of issues of national policy. While many CRS memoranda are generated in response to individual Member or staff inquiries and are confidential, most CRS reports are available to anyone who has access to a congressional intranet.