Indiana Action Alert: Help Stop NSA Spying, Support SB458

Indiana Senate Bill 458 (SB458) would ban material support or resources to the NSA and other federal violators of the 4th Amendment in the state of Indiana. It needs your help to move forward! STATUS: SB458 was referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee pending further action. The bill must pass through committee successfully before it can receive…

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Alaska Bill Would Ban Material Support or Resources to NSA

JUNEAU, Alaska (Jan. 21, 2015) – A bill filed in Alaska late last week would ban “material support or resources” to the NSA. This would not only support efforts to turn off NSA’s water in Utah, but have practical effects on federal surveillance programs if passed. Alaska Sen. Bill Wielechowski prefiled SB13 on Jan. 16. The legislation…

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Minnesota Action Alert: Help Stop Unconstitutional Spying

Two bills (more info here) were introduced this year by State Senator Branden Petersen (R-Andover) to help protect the privacy rights of Minnesota residents against unlawful intrusion. Follow the action steps below to support these important bills. STATUS: SF32 and SF33 were both referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee, where they will need to pass…

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Indiana vs NSA: New Bill Would Ban “Material Support or Resources”

INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 15, 2015 – With Congress not only failing to rein in National Security Agency (NSA) spying, but actually expanding its power in a recent funding bill, many privacy activists are looking to the states to take action to block warrantless surveillance programs. A bill filed this week in Indiana would not only support efforts to turn of NSA’s water in Utah, but have some practical effect in the Hoosier State should it pass.

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