January 31, 2006
Demonstrators Can Be Charged with Felony, Jailed Under Patriot ActArlen Specter's vision of Amerika:
WASHINGTON — A new provision tucked into the Patriot Act bill now before Congress would allow authorities to haul demonstrators at any "special event of national significance" away to jail on felony charges if they are caught breaching a security perimeter.Note the provision was sneaked in, without hearings or open debate.
First Amendment Rights? What's that?
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