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Accession Number ADA592703
Title War on Terror, Intelligence Convergence, and Privacy.
Publication Date May 2012
Media Count 38p
Personal Author S. P. Haight
Abstract Historically, the practice of the U.S. Government was to maintain virtual and legal walls among law enforcement, the intelligence community, and the military. After the attacks on 9/11, it became readily apparent that the goal of comprehensive national security would require an unprecedented melding of those three communities and a drastic increase in intelligence integration as well as information sharing. Accordingly, various laws, executive orders, programs, and policies were implemented to facilitate this culture change. The lines of demarcation between the traditional roles of policeman, spy, and soldier have become increasingly blurred. While obviously the goal is for greater collective national security, does the current legal framework meet its intent while still preserving individuals' civil liberties and privacy. This paper considers the necessary yet delicate balance between information sharing and privacy protection.
Keywords Cia(Central intelligence agency)
Civil liberties
Convergence
Counterterrorism
Covert operations
Criminals
Cyber threats
Fbi(Federal bureau of investigation)
Fisa(Foreign intelligence surveillance act)
Information exchange
Information sharing
Intelligence
Intelligence integration
Intelligence-law enforcement convergence
Law enforcement
Legislation
Military commissions
Military forces(United states)
Military tribunals
Military-intelligence convergence
Military-law enforcement convergence
National security
National security act 1947
Organizational realignment
Patriot act
Policies
Post-9/11 era
Privacy protection
Protection
Supreme court
Terrorists
Title 10
Title 50
United states government

 
Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 92 - Behavior & Society
92C - Social Concerns
74 - Military Sciences
74F - Military Intelligence
74G - Military Operations, Strategy, & Tactics
Corporate Author Director of National Intelligence, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Research paper.
NTIS Issue Number 1412
Contract Number N/A

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