illegal wiretapping

“Just to clarify, for anyone – the FBI or whatever --who may be recording this conversation, we're not discussing illegal activity.” – C&L Managing Editor Tina Dupuy So I had this conference call thing with C&L head honcho John Amato Read more...
Newstalgia Reference Room - The Fifth Amendment And The Grand Jury - 1957
("The Olive Has Been Talking . . . ") It seems wiretapping has been a popular subject in legal circles for quite some time, if this special edition of Meet The Press from November 17, 1957 is any indication. This roundtable discussion Read more...
Rachel Maddow talks to Jonathan Turley about what factors will determine how severe the punishment could be for James O'Keefe and the others arreste Read more...
Remember, James O'Keefe's partner on an abortion documentary stopped working with him. She said he edited the video in a misleading way to make it l Read more...
To Wiretap Or Not To Wiretap - That Was The Question . . . In 1956
(Not too terribly far off the mark) At the height of Cold War paranoia and subversives seemingly everywhere, the question over whether or not to ma Read more...

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Edward H. Levi Addresses The ABA - August 1975
(Attorney General Edward H. Levi - you wonder what he'd have to say today) ". . .for example some of the alleged instances of misuse of the FBI ove Read more...
(photo found here) As more secret memos from the Bush Administration are revealed we find that it took only two weeks for the former president and Read more...
Via Skimble, a most interesting theory: I have yet to see this reported anywhere, but an anonymous commenter named trademonster on an investment foru Read more...
(guest blogged by Logan Murphy) It's a sign of the times. Reuters - More than 30 Vermont towns passed resolutions on Tuesday seeking to impeach Read more...
Alan Shore (James Spader) from Boston Legal gives one of those great monologues that we all wished would be said by somebody other than a great actor Read more...