Court: Homeland Security Must Disclose ‘Internet Kill Switch’

DHS protocol governs shutting down wireless networks to prevent bomb detonation

CJ Ciaramella The Washington Free Beacon 11/13/2013

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) must disclose its plans for a so-called Internet “kill switch,” a federal court ruled on Tuesday.

The United States District Court for the District of Columbia rejected the agency’s arguments that […]

Court allows NSA and Google to keep their ties secret

Court Upholds Google-NSA Relationship Secrecy

Russia Today 12 May 2012

A federal appeals court has refused to force the US National Security Agency to explain any involvement it has had with Web giant Google, citing that a revelation could threaten the entire United States government.

Friday’s decision out of US Circuit Court of Appeals for […]

Drones over U.S. get OK by Congress

Shaun Waterman The Washington Times 2/7/2012

…It’s a drone, and it’s watching you. That’s what privacy advocates fear from a bill Congress passed this week to make it easier for the government to fly unmanned spy planes in U.S. airspace.

The FAA Reauthorization Act, which President Obama is expected to sign, also orders the Federal […]

Big Sis Continues to Hide Details on Mobile Body Scanners

DHS makes a mockery of Freedom of Information Act

Steve Watson 8/18/2011

In response to a Freedom of Information Act Lawsuit, the Department of Homeland security, headed by ‘Big Sis’ Janet Napolitano, has released just a handful of pages of documents pertaining to the use of mobile naked body scanners, half of which are […]