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Wednesday, November 9, 2011

As the Supreme Court deliberates, another CA man finds a federal GPS tracker on his vehicle

"The possible legality of such sweeping surveillance powers for the federal government raises the spectre of dystopian novelist George Orwell's classic book, 1984, which depicts a totalitarian society in which the government engages in round-the-clock surveillance of its citizens while posing as a benevolent "Big Brother" looking out for their best interests. Indeed, the prospect of a 1984-style society was raised multiple times throughout the Supreme Court's oral arguments Tuesday."

Wes Messamore,
Editor in Chief, THL
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