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Report: FBI Has Repeatedly Misused the Patriot Act

March 9, 2007


By Declan McCullagh Staff Writer, CNET The FBI has repeatedly misused the Patriot Act’s extraordinary surveillance powers by obtaining information on Americans unlawfully, the Justice Department’s inspector general said Friday in a report that already has drawn promises of a congressional investigation. The 199-page report, which found “serious misuse” of the surveillance power (please […]