James Buatti

Former Legal Intern
Academic Background:

J.D., U.C. Irvine School of Law (2014); B.A., U.C. San Diego, Political Science

Work Experience:

Certified Law Student, U.C. Irvine Immigrant Rights Clinic; Legal Intern, United States Department of Justice - Executive Office for Immigration Review; Research Assistant to Professor Richard Hasen, U.C. Irvine School of Law; Judicial Extern to the Honorable James Di Cesare, Orange County Superior Court; Law Clerk, Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto

Legal Interests:

Copyright, First Amendment, Anti-circumvention, Immigration, and the intersection of law and politics

Bio/Other Interests:

I grew up in southern California, but have quickly become comfortable calling northern California home. I enjoy playing the drums, going to concerts, and reading a good book.

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NSA Spying

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Sen. McConnell is making a procedural move that will ensure that both USA Freedom Act and temporary reauthorization can be voted on again.

May 22 @ 11:07pm

BREAKING: McConnell is back on the Senate floor: https://eff.org/r.xfde

May 22 @ 11:05pm

The clock is ticking on Section 215 sunset, but the Senate is in stalemate on NSA spying powers: https://eff.org/r.tpwa

May 22 @ 10:58pm
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