INVESTIGATIONS: Rocky's Probe: Bringing the CIA to Heel

Rocky's Probe: Bringing the CIA to Heel

The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated... —Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

The [CIA] shall have no police, subpoena, law-enforcement powers, or internal-security functions. —National Security Act of 1947

In defiance of Constitution and statute, the Central Intelligence Agency has a sorry record of illegal snooping on Americans that stretches back more than two decades. It has burgled and bugged U.S. homes, tapped citizens' telephones and...

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