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10 Years After 9/11, “Weaknesses, Gaps” In Homeland Security

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ICE Keeps Seizing Music Sharing Websites

The Homeland Security agency primarily responsible for shielding the country from foreign threats and removing dangerous illegal immigrants has been quite busy confiscating internet websites that help users download copyrighted music and movies.Its part of the Obama Administration’s effort to regulate the internet and control its content, though the

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U.S. Loses Track Of Millions Who Overstay Visas

Almost a decade after Middle Eastern terrorists with expired visas attacked the U.S., the government has failed to implement a security measure to adequately track foreigners like them who enter the country legally but never leave.As a result nearly half of the nation’s estimated 12 million illegal immigrants actually entered the U.S. legally…

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DHS Quietly Kills “Redundant” Counterterrorism Program

The Department of Homeland Security has quietly eliminated a post-9/11 counterterrorism program that required men from Muslim countries with active terrorist organizations to register with federal authorities upon entering the United States.Known as the National Security Entry-Exit Registration System (NSEERS) the program was created to intercept Islamic

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Judicial Watch Announces a Press Conference on bin Laden Photos/Video

Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — May 12, 2011 Judicial Watch will announce a major new development in its Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) efforts to obtain “all photographs and/or video recordings of Osama (Usama) bin Laden taken during and/or after the U.S. military operation in…

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Judicial Watch Announces Freedom of Information Act Lawsuit Seeking bin Laden Photos and Videos

Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — May 13, 2011 Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it has filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Defense (DOD) seeking “all photographs and/or video recordings of

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Terrorist Detainee Documents Demonstrate Value of “Enhanced Interrogation Techniques” That Led to Osama bin Laden Capture

Judicial Watch: 2004 Bush Administration Briefing Presentation Details Specifically References Role of “Couriers” in bin Laden “Support Network” Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — May 4, 2011 Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that documents

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Judicial Watch Announces Freedom of Information Act Requests Seeking bin Laden Photos and Videos

Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — May 4, 2011 Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request with the Department of Defense (DOD) seeking “all photographs and/or video recordings of Osama (Usama) bin

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Homeland Sec. “Confusion” Over Immigration Program

State and county officials who think they can drop out of a mandatory federal program that checks the immigration status of local arrestees have been misled by the Department of Homeland Security’s ambiguous orders.At least that’s the explanation offered by the agency’s beleaguered leader, Janet Napolitano, who finally clarified the…

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Obama Spares Arrested Illegal Immigrant Protesters

In the Obama Administration’s latest move to protect illegal immigrants while an amnesty plan gets worked out, Homeland Security officials said they won’t take action against a group of outlaws arrested in Georgia last week.The illegal immigrants participated in a disruptive Atlanta demonstration to protest a state measure that bans undocumented students…

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Terrorists Slip By TSA Behavior Detection Officers

Years after implementing a costly passenger screening program, the Homeland Security agency responsible for protecting the nation’s transportation system failed to detect terrorists at U.S. airports on nearly two dozen occasions.As a result the terrorists slipped right through “security” checkpoints and boarded commercial airplanes, according to a government

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JW Statement on the Obama Justice Department’s Announcement that Khalid Sheikh Mohammed will be Tried before Military Commission

“It is no coincidence that this stunning reversal comes on the day that President Obama announced his reelection campaign. We are grateful that the opposition of the American people beat back the ‘terrorist lobby’ in the Obama administration to keep the KSM trial in Gitmo, where it belongs.” Contact Information:…

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JW Obtains Defense Intelligence Documents Detailing Terrorist Campaign to Recruit Juveniles & Launch Attacks against Children

“Approximately 40% of al-Qaida members in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq are composed of juveniles under the age of 18”; Islamic Extremist Groups “encourage their members to launch attacks on children” Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — March 17, 2011 Judicial Watch, the public interest group that…

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Letter to Congressman Peter King in Support of Hearings on the Radicalization of American Muslims

Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — March 9, 2011 Below is the text of a letter Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton sent to Congressman Peter King (R-NY) regarding the radicalization of American Muslims. Tomorrow, Congressman King is chairing a hearing of his committee to discuss exactly…

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Border Crossing Shut For Security Reasons To Reopen Unmanned

As Mexican drug violence reaches epic proportions, Homeland Security officials prepare to reopen a remote port of entry—closed years ago for security reasons—as an unmanned border crossing monitored by federal agents hundreds of miles away.Known as the Boquillas crossing, the port of entry is located in southwest Texas’Big Bend National Park, an…


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