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"Patriot" Games

Monday, April 12, 2004

Congress has no plans this year to give an early renewal of key parts of the controversial USA Patriot Act. But the lawmakers could be thrust into another battle over the boundaries of executive power in the war on terrorism depending on the outcome of three cases in the U.S. Supreme Court in April.

Read Original at: National Law Journal


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