critical reading for the rude

patriot act librarian gagging

27bstroke6 / Threat Level has a good one on gagged librarians:

Today, the Connecticut librarians are the only ones who can talk about life with an NSL gag, despite the likelihood that there are hundreds if not thousands of other similar stories out there. “Everyone else who would speak about is subject to a five year prison term,” Chase said. The prison term for violating the gag order was added to the reauthorized Patriot Act.

June 27, 2007 - Posted by | geo/pol, libraries

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