BEWARE: MIRANDA RIGHTS RESTRICTED — Another Constitutional Right flies out the Door

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS BEWARE: MIRANDA RIGHTS RESTRICTED — Another Constitutional Right flies out the Door By Marti Hiken The words we hear in so many movies and television shows when someone is arrested, “Read him his Miranda rights,” no longer have meaning. These rights are dead because the courts have “interpreted” them out of existence. Throughout our country, […]

Bush Admits That He Personally Authorized Torture

Bush admits on Fox News Sunday, that he personally authorized the torture of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. Think Progress: Bush: I Personally Authorized Torture Of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed» In an interview with Brit Hume that aired today on Fox News Sunday, President Bush admitted that he personally authorized the torture of 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed… 

Department of Justice blocking Obama's review of CIA Programs

Obama’s transition team being greeted with the same secrecy and frustration that helped him get elected in the first place. Daily Kos, ThinkProgress According to the Blog of Legal Times, the Justice Department is blocking President-elect Obama’s agency review team’s request “to review classified legal opinions related to secret CIA and National Security Agency programs.” […]