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The police monitoring upended one man’s life and left a legacy of trauma.
After the attacks, the NYPD moved rapidly to develop its own global intelligence and counterterrorism capabilities.
“The idea that the NYPD surveilled Muslims in just a few mosques with court approval is a fantasy,” said Farhana Khera, executive director of Muslim Advocates.
The new bill that would require the department to seek public input before rolling out new surveillance technologies.
The devices allow the interception of data from anyone's cellphone in the vicinity.
This story goes back to the 1960s, with the rise of a radical Puerto Rican nationalist group known as the Young Lords.
The NYPD's IG begins his job today with a complaint against the police's practice of spying on political organizations.
Some might argue that if you're going to make a counter-terrorism omelet, you've got to break a few Constitutional eggs. But the NYPD's Muslim spying unit sure has been in the kitchen a long time...
Eight New Jersey Muslims have filed a Federal lawsuit against the NYPD in an attempt to force the police to halt their blanket surveillance of Muslim neighborhoods and mosques.
It's long been standard practice for police to conduct surveillance of protesters preceding major demonstrations, so it's no surprise to hear that some Occupy Wall Street received a little visit from the NYPD yesterday.