1,460Feb 16, 2012
Cyber Security Act of 2012
Witnesses testified on the Cyber Security Act of 2012, bipartisan legislation that would give the Homeland Security Department power to identify vulnerabilities and set regulations requiring ...
22Dec 8, 2003
Terrorist Attacks and Security Issues
Former and current national security officials testified about national security needs, information technology, and civil liberties issues. Among the topics they addressed were collecting and ...
115Apr 24, 2003
Effects of the USA Patriot Act
Mr. Dinh discussed the USA Patriot Act and how it has aided law enforcement in the prevention of terrorist attacks in the U.S. and the world. Mr. Dinh is the chief author of the USA ...
16Nov 22, 2002
Detecting International Terrorists
The panelists talked about national security issues, focusing on the balance between individual privacy rights and the need to gather information in order to protect the public. They also ...
97Jul 24, 2000
FBI Electronic Mail Surveillance Program
Law enforcement officials, legal experts and industry representatives testified about a computer program called ‘Carnivore’ that would allow the FBI to intercept and collect electronic ...
93Mar 13, 1997
Reno v. ACLU Moot Court
In a moot court format, the participants debated the constitutionality of the Communications Decency Act, the first federal law to make it illegal to transmit certain kinds of sexually explicit ...