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Troops' blogs under scrutiny


Troops' blogs under scrutiny

Once again, technology has outrun the laws we use to regulate it. Consider the Pentagon's current automated surveillance of troops' blogs. Is it necessary? Legal? Constitutional?..

The Electronic Frontier Foundation has filed suit, demanding details of the unit's operations.

In particular, the organization wants to know whether the military is censoring the opinions of troops, which would be a violation of the constitutional right to free speech.

Sunday, June 24, 2018
Washington Times
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