Author Archives: Joe from MassPrivateI

“Good people don’t smoke marijuana” – Sen. Jeff Sessions

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Chased and assaulted by 2 officers in Dallas very unprofessional!

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Portland firefighters to visit homes, check on chronically ill

The Oregonian – by Jessica Floum Portland Fire & Rescue will start a pilot program in which firefighters and paramedics make home visits to help chronically ill patients recently discharged from a local hospital avoid readmission. The City Council unanimously … Continue reading

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Private Intelligence Contractors Emerge As An Influential Force Inside the United States

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Milwaukee man accuses Sheriff Clarke of abuse of power after airport detention

WISN A Milwaukee man alleges that sheriff’s deputies interrogated him and treated him “like a criminal” at Mitchell International Airport following a simple interaction with Sheriff David Clarke on board a flight from Dallas, according to a formal complaint he … Continue reading

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Do Not Resist 2016 Full Documentary

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CIA updates rules for collecting and retaining info on Americans

Computer World – by John Ribeiro The Central Intelligence Agency on Wednesday updated rules relating to the collection, retention and dissemination of information on Americans, including putting a limit of five years on holding certain sensitive data and introducing restrictions … Continue reading

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Feds force doctors & pharmacists to spy on 60% of Americans

MassPrivateI In nearly every state, doctors and pharmacists are being forced to spy on drug prescription users. The name of the national prescription drug spying program is called ‘PMP InterConnect‘. “PMP InterConnect facilitates the transfer of prescription monitoring program (PMP) data … Continue reading

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Police: Ex-Contra Costa County deputy fired shots at Sacramento party

KCRA 3 News SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) — A former Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy was arrested Friday in connection with a shooting at a Sacramento house party, Sacramento police said. Kyle E. Rowland, 23, was booked into the Sacramento County … Continue reading

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That Time I Turned a Routine Traffic Ticket into the Constitutional Trial of the Century

Public Discourse – by Adam J. MacLeod Laws that give municipal officials and their private contractors power to issue tickets via traffic cameras confer powers of both criminal and civil law while excusing them from the due process duties of … Continue reading

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DOJ, Obama Administration Fight Order Requiring The Full CIA Torture Report To Be Turned Over To The Court

Tech Dirt – by Tim Cushing The Obama administration has responded to calls to declassify the full CIA Torture Report with a “will this do?” promise to lock up one copy in the presidential archives. While this ensures one copy … Continue reading

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Feds want facial biometrics that can idenitfy people based on facial hair, skin tone, weight and more

MassPrivateI The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) otherwise known as the Dept. of Commerce plans to evaluate facial biometrics for the government. Beginning next month, the NIST will begin evaluating facial recognition technology algorithms. The NIST calls it the ‘Face Recognition Vendor Test‘ (FRVT).   

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Permission Not Required: “Constitutional Carry” Bill Introduced in Indiana

Tenth Amendment Center – by Mike Maharrey INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Jan. 16, 2017) – A so-called  “Constitutional Carry” bill filed in the Indiana House would make it legal for most Hoosiers to carry a firearm without a license, and foster an … Continue reading

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Former deputy sentenced to prison for trafficking 178 lbs of meth

KRTV – by Aja Goare BILLINGS – A Fishtail man who admitted he transported 178 pounds of methamphetamine into Montana in a major drug smuggling operation was recently sentenced to more than five years in federal prison. Brett Clouse, 36 of … Continue reading

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UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn Accused of “Collaborating with Russia” for Wanting Peace

Liberty Blitzkrieg – by Michael Krieger Welcome to “everyone I disagree with works for Putin,” the UK version. UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn sits on the polar opposite of the political spectrum in most respects from U.S. President elect Donald Trump, yet … Continue reading

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Cartapping: How Feds Have Spied On Connected Cars For 15 Years

Forbes – by Thomas Fox-Brewster The rapid spread of connected devices that can listen and locate has been a boon for law enforcement. Any new technology hooked up to the web has the potential to become a surveillance device, even … Continue reading

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Disgraced South Carolina officer will not face charges for hurling student across classroom

New York Daily News The South Carolina cop who triggered national outrage after hurling a high school student across a classroom will not face criminal charges, prosecutors said in a jaw-dropping Friday report that claims the shocking incident looked “worse … Continue reading

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DHS creates the ‘National Livestock Readiness Program’ to control our food supply

MassPrivateI DHS wants to control our food supply, this sounds like a ‘fake news’ story but unfortunately it’s all too real. Last year, DHS gave the National Agricultural Biosecurity Center (NABC) $331,118 to develop the ‘National Livestock Readiness Program‘.  

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Lawsuit says city interferes with cellphone service when it uses surveillance tech

The News Tribune – by Kate Martin Public records advocate Arthur West has filed a lawsuit against the city of Tacoma. This time, West says he wants access to more information about the Tacoma Police Department’s use of a controversial … Continue reading

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Nullify Chapter 13: Stingrays, Drones, and ALPRs

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