Featured Stories World News Commentary Money Watch Multimedia Prison Planet U.S. News Science And Technology

The Same Federal Judge Who Struck Down Obamacare Approved The Government’s Sweeping Collection Of Phone Records

  • Print The Alex Jones Channel Alex Jones Show podcast Prison Planet TV Infowars.com Twitter Alex Jones' Facebook Infowars store

Brett LoGiurato
Business Insider
June 6, 2013

Roger Vinson, the same federal judge who ruled the Affordable Care Act unconstitutional in 2011, signed an order that compels Verizon to give the National Security Agency information on all telephone calls in its system.

The Verizon order was revealed Wednesday night in a report from The Guardian’s Glenn Greenwald. It requires Verizon to produce “certain call detail records or ‘telephony metadata’” created by the company. The report has already sparked concern and outrage from people questioning the federal government’s surveillance powers.

Here, side by side, are the Obamacare ruling and the Verizon order, courtesy of Twitter user @nycsouthpaw:

In 2011, Vinson ruled the key portion of Obamacare — the individual mandate — unconstitutional. In his decision, he put forth the metaphor that Congress could theoretically mandate Americans to buy certain foods.

Full article here

This article was posted: Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 4:46 am





Infowars.com Videos:

Comment on this article

Comments are closed.

Watch the News

FEATURED VIDEOS
Feds Reject Technology That Could Secure The Border See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

Drug Cartels/Illegal Immigrants Given All Access Pass to America See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

© 2013 PrisonPlanet.com is a Free Speech Systems, LLC company. All rights reserved. Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice.