ACLU Sues over Patriot Act Search Powers The American Civil Liberties Union files a lawsuit charging that the Patriot Act grants the government surveillance powers that violate Fourth Amendment protections against illegal searches. And attendees at a public forum in Detroit blast Justice Department officials and call the Patriot Act unconstitutional. Hear Tracy Samilton of Michigan Radio.
NPR logo

ACLU Sues over Patriot Act Search Powers

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1381387/1381388" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
ACLU Sues over Patriot Act Search Powers

ACLU Sues over Patriot Act Search Powers

ACLU Sues over Patriot Act Search Powers

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1381387/1381388" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

The American Civil Liberties Union files a lawsuit charging that the Patriot Act grants the government surveillance powers that violate Fourth Amendment protections against illegal searches. And attendees at a public forum in Detroit blast Justice Department officials and call the Patriot Act unconstitutional. Hear Tracy Samilton of Michigan Radio.