The Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act of 1994 greatly expanded police power to gather intelligence on law-abiding Americans. How and why it was passed is an instructive lesson in how bureaucrats manipulate lawmakers into supporting legislation for controversial causes.
|Other Independent Review articles by Charlotte Twight|
|Winter 2016||Through the Mist: American Liberty and Political Economy, 2065|
|Fall 2015||DoddFrank: Accretion of Power, Illusion of Reform|
|Spring 2008||Sovereign Impunity|
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