Lecture 10_22 - Civil Liberties Patriot Act and War on...

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Civil Liberties Civil Liberties Patriot Act and War on Terror Death Penalty Gideon’s Trumpet
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The PATRIOT Act Expanded power of government to Examine records Search private property Conduct warrantless wiretapping Little oversight (by individuals, Congress, Courts)
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The War on Terrorism and Civil Liberties, I Extreme methods of interrogation: “stress and duress” Sexual humiliation and embarrassment Water-boarding Torture ? Bush Administration v. Congress and International Community
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The War on Terrorism and Civil Liberties, II Renditions – the seizure of terrorism suspects by the CIA in foreign countries and their transportation to other countries where they are tortured in secret; Wiretapping and monitoring of calls between people in other countries and in the United States Elimination of habeas corpus in some instances
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The Death Penalty 8 th Amendment forbids “cruel and unusual punishment” Is the death penalty cruel and
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This note was uploaded on 09/23/2009 for the course POL 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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Lecture 10_22 - Civil Liberties Patriot Act and War on...

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