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UPDATED: House Passing USA FREEDOM Act an “Important First Step” Toward Surveillance Reform

On May 13, the U.S. House voted overwhelmingly to pass the USA FREEDOM Act, which places tight limits on data collection by the National...
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President Obama Urged to Back Strong Data Encryption

A coalition of nearly 150 privacy and human rights organizations, technology companies and trade associations, and individual security...
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Detainee Transfer Restrictions in Defense Bill Warrant Its Veto, TCP Says

On May 15, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016 (H.R. 1735),...
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Groups Back Right to Counsel for Poor People Facing Misdemeanor Charges

A coalition of criminal reform advocates joined The Constitution Project in supporting reforms to protect the constitutional right...
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Constitution Day Talk

Former Member of Congress and former TCP Board Member Mickey Edwards gave a speech on American government and the Constitution, titled “Does the Constitution Still Matter?” at the Brigham Young University Forum in September 2014. Click to watch…

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