Chertoff Vows to Balance Rights, Security Lawmakers conclude hearings to consider Michael Chertoff's nomination as the next head of the Department of Homeland Security. Chertoff defended the treatment of those rounded up after Sept. 11 and promised to strike a proper balance between civil liberties and security.

Senate Committee Holds Hearings on Chertoff Nomination

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Slate's Jurisprudence: Chertoff Faces Tough Questioning

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Hearings Begin for Homeland Security Nominee Chertoff

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Chertoff to Face Scrutiny over Civil Liberties Stance

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Homeland Nominee Chose Eclectic Legal Career Path

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Bush Selects Appeals Judge for Homeland Security Post

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Profile of Homeland Security Nominee Michael Chertoff

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