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    It really is all about the tech involved – it makes any standard warrant (even with grace periods) utterly meaningless.

    And there are plenty of people involved (compartmented, true) that i doubt they'd be using this too nonchalantly. Though there was that Bolton thing...

    -7.00,-7.74 No one can terrorize a whole nation, unless we are all his accomplices. -- Edward R Murrow

    by subtropolis on Tue Dec 20, 2005 at 11:07:47 PM PST

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    •  er, that's (none)
      disagree.

      I'm not saying that none of them were targeted, but that it's not the real reason for the lack of warrants. But they might be considered as perks of the new system.

      -7.00,-7.74 No one can terrorize a whole nation, unless we are all his accomplices. -- Edward R Murrow

      by subtropolis on Tue Dec 20, 2005 at 11:11:49 PM PST

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