"They’re just doing it."
"Now that we are exiting the EU, the time has surely come when we should reform the terms of the EAW, or any extradition warrant, so that the receiving British court may examine the evidence already gathered against the suspect, assess it, and if it thinks it is manifestly insufficient, refuse the extradition request. "
"The story of Zainab Ansari is a heart-wrenching one. On 4 January 2018, on her way to Quran study, Zainab was abducted by a man who officials identified as Imran Ali. Her uncle, with whom she was staying with at the time, filed a report with the police with little to no avail. He was met with very little help and urgency."
"Before Jim Comey signed off on the first FISA application to spy on U.S. citizen Carter Page, he was fully informed that the major source for the justification to spy was being provided by Christopher Steele, a retired British intelligence officer who was hired and paid by the Clinton campaign..."
"Reflecting on the scale of police evidence collection, and the manner in which a warrant was obtained and phones were searched, Mok is in no doubt that it amounted to a ‘fishing’ operation, and that failure of legal protection in this instance may well point to broader abuse of existing legal protections."
"Already, the FAA has contacted test sites, drone companies and companies that have received authorization to operate drones in the affected areas. But the agency has not been able to determine who is flying the aircraft, spokesman Ian Gregor said in a statement Monday."
Police often use Lexis Nexis's facial recognition or Amazon's Rekogntion to get around privacy laws to identify a suspect, their friends and family members. Police facial recognition is a lot worse that what you have been told: at least half of all Americans are in a police facial recognition database.
In its decision for the case Oregon v. Arreola-Botello, the Oregon Supreme Court placed restraints on cops taking such actions during traffic stops, stating that “an officer is limited to investigatory inquiries that are reasonably related to the purpose of the traffic stop or that have an independent constitutional justification."