By David Makarewicz
Last week, Bryan McCarthy, the 32 year old operator of ChannelSurfing.net, was arrested on charges of criminal copyright infringement. ChannelSurfing.net was one of the streaming sports sites that had its domain seized by federal authorities shortly before the Super Bowl as part of the “In Our Sites” program, run by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Prior to the seizure, McCarthy reportedly made more than $90,000 from advertisements on his site.
This arrest has once again raised questions about the In Our Sites program, in which the Government has seized thousands of domains accused, but not convicted, of copyright infringement, illegal streaming of sporting events, selling black market goods and distributing child pornography. Critics ranging from bloggers to individual rights advocates to Senators have questioned the constitutionality of these seizures.
Posted in 4th Estate, Censorship, Constitution
Tagged 1st amendment, 4th amendment, 4th Estate, 5th amendment, Censorship, civil vs criminal law, copyright infringement, dhs, Due Process, freedom of the press, ice, Rule of Law, site seizures, tyranny
By Greg Glaser, Attorney at Law
Center for Advanced Medicine and Clinical Research
(Also at Scribd)
Constitutional Law Analysis 2010
Pandemic Response Project
Brief Excerpt from Introduction: Is it lawful for government powers in a Republic, like the United States, to force vaccination or quarantine in the event of declared martial law, war, outbreak or pandemic? No, in a Republic, the individual rights of humans to be “peacefully natural” categorically defeat a government‘s emergency powers, unless the government can lawfully establish any of the following….
To: Professional Panel of the Pandemic Response Project
From: Greg Glaser, Attorney at Law
Date: October 15, 2010
Posted in Big Pharma, Bioweaponry, Constitution, FDA, USDA, Genetic Engineering, Healthcare, Human Rights Civil Liberties, Military, NWO, Obama and Company, Prisons, Privacy, Slavery, Swine Flu H1N1
Tagged 1st amendment, 4th amendment, 5th amendment, Due Process, forced vaccines, freedom of religion, human rights, Martial Law, natural law, natural rights, pandemic, Privacy, self quarantine