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Alternate title:Patriot Act under fire
Summary:The USA PATRIOT ACT, designed to defend America from terrorists, is now under fire from both the left and the right. The law is discussed with representatives of the U.S. Dept. of Justice, the ACLU, and others.
Contributor:Koppel, Ted, 1940 Feb. 8-
Provider:ABC News
ABC News Productions
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Century:2001-2100
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:Terrorism -- Prevention -- Government policy -- United States
Privacy, Right of -- United States
Civil rights -- United States
United States. Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism (USA PATRIOT ACT) Act of 2001
Genre:Television news programs
Credits:Host, Ted Koppel.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Government, Law, Politics
Civil Rights, Civic Engagement
Films@UM Browse terms:Government, Law, Politics
Civil Rights, Discrimination
Collection:Films@UM
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