By: Terresa Monroe-Hamilton
Our government now wants to monitor us via GPS units – which by the way, they can attach to your vehicle without that bothersome warrant thingie… Check out the article at Alain’s Newsletter: Court upholds GPS tracking by police without warrant… Big brother is now using our technology against us. Key excerpt:
As the law currently stands, the court said police can mount GPS on cars to track people without violating their constitutional rights — even if the drivers aren’t suspects.
Officers do not need to get warrants beforehand because GPS tracking does not involve a search or a seizure, Judge Paul Lundsten wrote for the unanimous three-judge panel based in Madison.
That means “police are seemingly free to secretly track anyone’s public movements with a GPS device,” he wrote.
For an even deeper look into electronic infringement on your Constitutional rights, check out WorldNetDaily’s piece: ‘Electronic Police State’ report cites U.S.
But that’s okay, in their minds they are only going after “right wing extremists.” Such as the Louisiana driver who was stopped and detained for having a “Don’t Tread on Me” bumper sticker on his vehicle and warned by a police officer about the “subversive” message it sent. Eventually, after sufficiently harassing the driver, they let him go. Guess they couldn’t come up with something that would actually stick… As one friend said to me, the Don’t Tread on Me logo goes back to our nation’s founding. The only way it can be seen as subversive by the Obama administration is if it plans to govern like King George did. And there you have it…