Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Bush Committed a Felony With Wiretaps

...the President is bound by FISA...FISA limits the power of the executive branch to conduct such activities and it limits the executive branch’s authority to assert the state secrets privilege in response to challenges to the legality of its foreign intelligence surveillance activities...when Bush contravened the FISA law by authoring warrantless wiretaps through the National Security Agency, he broke the law...the President committed a felony...Bush has acknowledged that he reauthorized his illegal wiretapping program “more than 30 times since the September the 11th attacks.”

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