Category: Surveillance State

By MARY CLARE JALONICK, CHAD DAY and JONATHAN LEMIRE,  Associated Press  WASHINGTON (AP) 01/30 — Brushing aside opposition from the Justice Department, Republicans on the House intelligence committee voted to release a classified memo that purports to show improper use of surveillance by the FBI and the Justice Department in the Russia investigation.

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By COLLEEN LONG,  Associated Press  NEW YORK (AP) 11/25 — New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago and Las Vegas are among scores of police departments across the country quietly using a highly secretive technology developed for the military that can track the whereabouts of suspects by using the signals constantly emitted by their cellphones.

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JONATHAN LEMIRE and SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/21— FBI Director James Comey’s testimony that the bureau has been quietly investigating possible links between associates of President Donald Trump and Russian officials since the summer enraged Democrats who already blamed him for rattling the 2016 campaign’s closing days.

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