posted on May, 18 2005 @ 08:40 PM
Sen. Pat Roberts is writing a new measure that would renew teh Patroit Act and expand government powers. The new bill will allow the FBI to subpoena
records without going before the courts to get permission.
" the measure being written by Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., would give the FBI new power to issue administrative subpoenas, which are not reviewed by a
judge or grand jury, for quickly obtaining records, electronic data or other evidence in terrorism investigations, according to aides for the GOP
majority on the committee who briefed reporters Wednesday."
Patriot Act Obliges Bush
Here we go again, looks like the issue is back on the table.