Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.
Idaho Governor Butch Otter has signed into law an act limiting the use of drones in surveillance and evidence gathering.
On April 11, Idaho Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter signed into law the “Preserving Freedom From Unwanted Surveillance Act,” an act reinforcing the Fourth Amendment’s guarantee of “the right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures.”
In a handbook obtained by the ACLU, the IRS claims that its agents do not need a search warrant before snooping through taxpayers' e-mail.
According to classified documents obtained by McClatchy newspapers, the United States is knowingly killing more than just al-Qaeda leadership in the drone war.
A bill nullifying various federal overreaches recently passed the Arizona House of Representatives and is now awaiting action by the state Senate.
In several articles being published around the country, nullification is being disparaged as a bizarre fad and nuts.
Utah Governor Gary Herbert's office is lobbying the Federal Aviation Administration for his state to be chosen as one of six drone test sites to be opened this year.
According to a recent Public Policy Polling survey of American opinions on various conspiracy theories, more than one in four Americans (28 percent) believe a “secretive power elite with a globalist agenda is conspiring to eventually rule the world through an authoritarian world government, or New World Order.”
On April 2, the United States joined with 154 other countries in approving the UN's Arms Trade Treaty, which calls for registration and potentially confiscation of privately owned firearms.
President Obama announced the BRAIN Initiative with the goal of mapping the function of the human brain.