February 5, 2013
by Dan Taglioli
NBC News on Monday released a Department of Justice (DOJ) confidential "white paper" that reveals details of the legal justifications for the Obama administration's unprecedented use of lethal drone strikes against al Qaeda suspects who are US citizens abroad. The 16-page memo explores the legal ...[read more]
January 19, 2011
by Dwyer Arce
On January 19, 2006, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) released a white paper laying out a legal basis for the domestic surveillance program run by the National Security Agency (NSA). The paper argued that the NSA activities were supported by the president's constitutional authority as Commander ...[read more]
November 15, 2010
by Eryn Correa
Google on Monday urged the international community to ensure the free flow of online information by respecting global trade regulations and establishing new rules to protect against limitations on the Internet. Google estimates that up to 40 countries are incorporating surveillance tools into ...[read more]
September 27, 2010
by Ann Riley
The State Council Information Office of the People's Republic of China released a position paper Sunday on the country's human rights record, claiming that it has heightened Internet freedoms and improved civil and political rights. The Progress in China's Human Rights in 2009 white paper cites ...[read more]
March 24, 2010
by Lauren Mullen
Executive Order, President Obama, March 24, 2010 .Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here. Latest commentary available here. JURIST has more on abortion funding... ...[read more]
November 17, 2009
by Ingrid Burke
Executive Order- Establishment of the Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force, White House, November 17, 2009 .Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here. Latest commentary available here. JURIST has more on financial fraud... ...[read more]
October 24, 2009
by Ingrid Burke
Declaration of a National Emergency with respect to the 2009 H1N1 Influenza Pandemic, White House, October 24, 2009. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here. Latest commentary available here... ...[read more]
October 1, 2009
by Ingrid Burke
Federal Leadership on Reducing Text Messaging While Driving, White House, October 1, 2009. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here. Latest commentary available here. JURIST has more on the executive orders signed by President Obama... ...[read more]
June 29, 2009
by Ingrid Burke
Ricci, et al. v. DeStefano, et al., US Supreme Court, June 29, 2009. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here. Latest commentary available here. JURIST has more on employment discrimination issues... ...[read more]
June 17, 2009
by Ingrid Burke
Memorandum for the heads of executive departments and agencies, Subject: Federal Benefits and Non-Discrimination, The White House, June 17, 2009. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here.Federal Benefits and Non-Discrimination... ...[read more]

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