Surveillance Under the PATRIOT Act
Nathan Sales talked about specific provisions under the PATRIOT Act that deal with surveillance, and provided an overview of significant… read more
Nathan Sales talked about specific provisions under the PATRIOT Act that deal with surveillance, and provided an overview of significant sections and how they are applied in the gathering of information. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo previewed the Sunday morning talk shows.
The PATRIOT (Providing Appropriate Tools Required (to) Intercept (and) Obstruct Terrorism) Act was a response to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and was designed to allow law enforcement entities and federal government agencies to more easily gather intelligence information. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Nancy Calo Producer C-SPAN->Radio
- Nathan A. Sales Assistant Professor George Mason University, Arlington->School of Law
- Steven Scully Host C-SPAN
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