Electronic Surveillance Programs

Mr. Carafano moderated a panel discussion on the implications of the recent announcement that electronic surveillance by the National… read more

Mr. Carafano moderated a panel discussion on the implications of the recent announcement that electronic surveillance by the National Security Agency would be approved by the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court. Topics included preventing terrorism, protecting civil liberties, seeking worldwide human rights, modernizing the Patriot Act statute, the Fourth Amendment, and controlling executive power. The panelists responded to audience members' questions. 

John Yoo is the author of War by Other Means: An Insider’s Account of the War on Terror, published by Atlantic Monthly Press. Professor Yoo served as a deputy assistant attorney general in the Office of Legal Counsel of the U.S. Department of Justice from 2001 to 2003. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • James Jay Carafano Deputy Director Heritage Foundation->Davis Institute for International Studies
  • Mary DeRosa Senior Fellow Center for Strategic and International Studies->Technology and Public Policy Program
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Electronic Surveillance Programs

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Program ID:
196781-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 23, 2007
Last Aired:
Feb 24, 2007

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  • Feb 23, 2007 | 10:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 23, 2007 | 2:48pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 24, 2007 | 6:27am EST | C-SPAN 2
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