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Actually I was excited because I've been following you the NSA stuff obviously we covered.
-- on the West Coast being that the main -- a location is is and you talk.
Our coverage area but I want -- you've been doing a lot on this and you have an article up right now on foxnews.com and op Ed article.
In regards to the the -- -- You can see right now spying and lying.
Just there's there's so much to this and I think people home what would give us I got to.
And I'll give -- that -- give you one minute version of it if it's like peeling an onion.
And the more of the onion skin that you peel -- more foul is the order that that comes out.
The initial revelations were of a federal judge had ordered Verizon.
To turn over what's called ready for this macro meta data basically it's billing records.
For a 113 million Americans.
To the NSA without identifying the Americans.
And without identifying anything that any of them did wrong right now the reason I say that is because the the principle that governs.
When the government can get information about us is the Fourth Amendment.
And the linchpin of that is.
The Fourth Amendment which was written in response to.
British soldiers and agents violating privacy of the columnists -- says that when the government wants information about you would have to identify you.
And what you've done wrong and bring that to a judgment ever reaches the level of what we call probable cause simply meaning it's more likely than not that you committed a crime -- about to commit a crime or have evidence of -- crime.
The court will sign a warrant if the court does not accept that it won't sign the warrant and the government has to leave you alone.
And the Obama administration Justice Department lawyers -- have actually succeeded in persuading.
A secret court to the following.
What I'm about to tell you has not been revealed publicly until might -- column came out -- -- it's it's so laughable and absurd.
The government can never make this argument in public with a straight face -- it makes it to a secret private court.
Where there's no news media where the judges themselves don't even have records of what was said there.
And that is the government's view that the constitution only restraints the government.
For the purposes of criminal prosecution and not for anything else does -- mean.
If they wanna search warrant to see if you have evidence of a crime in your backyard they have to get a search warrant but if they wanna search warrant to listen to you talk to anybody in the phone whether it's Roger -- or rate or a source that you use for one of your stories.
They don't need a search warrant now that argument has never been made.
Has never been accepted.
Has never been articulated.
Has never been legislated and it's never been written about by a federal judge in yet this is the position that the NSA has persuaded the -- -- -- to accept.
Now I got to meet absurd.
I'll say -- some of the guys we've been.
Using -- Gaza stuff we'll tell you that he cellphones and we have you can take him out and take it to the battery out and they still connection record your voice because there's a little battery inside past keep that the -- mechanism going.
Elena -- this reason.
They -- -- the administration has been saying and basically playing with semantics according to people we've been talking to I think you probably won't agree with that yeah this is it.
They'll come out front of the cameras that we are not recording a -- to Americans we're not doing that however.
In essence they're not because records an -- -- what the artists are providing metadata there's these cut these conversations haven't gone away they're now only.
-- conversations correct correct here here -- the bottom line cut the federal government of the United States of America.
Has stored digitally and every telephone conversation made into.
Out of or within the United States of America since March 2009.
Every email and every text aren't they.
Rust the president likes to say no they're not doing so and I -- this as it but they're saving.
Preserving all they have to do is I hit that link and it's there for them aren't -- reading.
No not at the moment the presence as president says they're not reading but it's there for them to read if -- Fourth Amendment prohibits anything out of it prohibits and dragnet.
Up fishing expedition.
Let's say they have reason to believe that you and I are conspiring to help some some bad people harm Americans right six months and now.
Isn't what federal judge in the NC here's what we believe that -- -- -- are talking about we have to use in the conversations there's a federal judge in the country who would say no.
Instead they go to a federal judge that they say we need all 300.
Million Americans phone calls.
Because we're not sure who else Housley -- Apollo talent talking to the Fourth Amendment says they can't do that and the secret court is letting them do a viewer just just been in the chat -- fed says we are looking article five of the constitution.
Have a state convention to bring back the government -- Well.
Yes article five of the constitution is the manner in which that -- -- the constitution is amended right.
And I can tell you since I received a lot of this material.
There are some very very serious well financed efforts to amend the constitution basically they would say the constitution means what it says.
It's not an experiment.
It's not a gain.
It strictly limits the behavior of the federal government.
What's wrong with saying to the federal government follow the constitution certainly the worst -- from a janitor to the president has taken an oath to appalled that and they spend all their time just.
Defying evading avoiding.
And -- -- Well John Lennon Paul Thomas -- just all out analyst Adam no matter what we talk about to pleasantly I was -- -- -- I saved the -- that is a good piece online right now spying -- I do recommend you read -- -- What's good about this is -- helped break it down and make it more -- and for those of us at home who.
New judicial experts and an art experts in the NSA we can we can get an idea though of just the absurdity of all this we're -- joining us thanks -- have an article that all all the vast oils from visiting -- for our -- -- -- pleasure are.
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