Security / paranoia / law / freedom, etc…

Law and order: Police stop nearly 2m for questioning in year
Michael White: Rush legislation, repent at leisure
Police bring in evening curfew to keep town’s under-16s off streets
Sharia law could have UK role, says lord chief justice
Security: UK phonetap laws breach privacy
Anti-bribery group says UK failing to prosecute companies
US Hid Detainees from Red Cross
Automatic Profiling Is Useless
DHS Official Considered Shock Collars For Air Travelers – Jesus
The Privacy Paradox
FBI’s New Eye Scan Database Raising Eyebrows
US To Get EU Private Citizen Data
Nearly every part of US gov is “involved in monitoring or surveillance.”
Christopher Hitchens waterboards himself
Today is the 50th anniversary of NAACP v. Alabama, landmark freedom of association case – something nice for a change
Official anti-terrorism civilian snoop program to be expanded
UK abandons plan to put X-rays and metal detectors in commuter rail stations
What it’s like to fly with no ID under TSA’s new rules
US army blames leaders over post-war Iraq