ANOTHER FALL GUY: 2nd US Navy officer fired over Iran’s detention of 10 sailors

The debacle of the Navy sailors captured by Iran was not Kyle Moses’ fault. Barack Obama should be fired for failing to provide effective leadership, leading to a lack of oversight, complacency and failure to maintain standards in the unit and the military in general. His military brass should be fired for the environment they have created in the US military.

Source: ANOTHER FALL GUY: 2nd US Navy officer fired over Iran’s detention of 10 sailors | Pamela Geller

As quietly as possible, the government is renewing its assault on your privacy

With their dangerous crusade for an anti-encryption bill in Congress all but dead (for now), the FBI and US justice department are now engaged in a multi-pronged attack on all sorts of other privacy rights – this time, with much less public scrutiny. A report from the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office harshly criticized the FBI last week for its little discussed but frequently used facial recognition database and called on the bureau to implement myriad privacy and safety protections. It turnsA report from the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office harshly criticized the FBI last week for its little discussed but frequently used facial recognition database and called on the bureau to implement myriad privacy and safety protections. It turns out the database has far more photos than anyone thought – 411.9m to be exact – and the vast majority are not mugshots of criminals, but driver’s license photos from over a dozen states and passport photos of millions of completely innocent people. The feds searched it over 36,000 times from 2011 to 2015 (no court order needed) while also apparently having no idea how accurate it is.

Source: As quietly as possible, the government is renewing its assault on your privacy | Trevor Timm | Opinion | The Guardian

Supreme Court Knocks A Little More Off The 4th Amendment; Gives Cops Another Way To Salvage Illegal Searches

To enforce the Fourth Amendment’s prohibition against “unreasonable searches and seizures,” this Court has at times required courts to exclude evidence obtained by unconstitutional police conduct. But the Court has also held that, even when there is a Fourth Amendment violation, this exclusionary rule does not apply when the costs of exclusion outweigh its deterrent benefits. In some cases, for example, the link between the unconstitutional conduct and the discovery of the evidence is too attenuated to justi

Source: Supreme Court Knocks A Little More Off The 4th Amendment; Gives Cops Another Way To Salvage Illegal Searches | Techdirt

Lynch mum on suspects, possible arrests in Orlando club massacre

I’m not a racist, but this bitch is. Attorney General Loretta Lynch is an obama puppet. She will be included in the  prison sentences that we the people give out. The time is near.

Attorney General Loretta Lynch declined Sunday to say whether the FBI will charge anybody connected to the Florida nightclub shooting and expressed support for a proposal from a Republican senator to tighten gun control.

Source: Lynch mum on suspects, possible arrests in Orlando club massacre | Fox News