Obama’s Surveillance State Targets PCs, Laptops and Media Devices
By David J. Theroux • Sunday April 5, 2009 9:13 PM PST •
According to Russia Today, in the name of protecting copyright infringements, the Obama administration is now pushing for an international treaty to allow governments to have sweeping access to anyone’s PC, laptop and other electronic devices in order to make copies of any files. Attempts by privacy and civil liberties groups to have copies of the documents released have been refused.
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