The Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution provides, “[t]he right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly …
Launch of the Fourth Amendment Caucus and Fourth Amendment Advisory Committee
Published on Jul 13, 2016
The bipartisan Fourth Amendment Caucus, organized by Reps. Ted Poe, Zoe Lofgren, and 23 other Members of Congress, will focus on protecting the privacy rights guaranteed by the Fourth Amendment. [In the video below] After opening remarks by founding Representatives, the newly formed Fourth Amendment Advisory Committee discusses major Fourth Amendment issues confronting Congress.
Speaking founding members include: Representatives Amash, Gabbard, Lieu and Lofgren.
Panelists include: * Alvaro Bedoya, Executive Director of the Center of Privacy & Technology at Georgetown Law * Mike Godwin, the R Street Institute * Neema Singh Guliani, Legislative Counsel with the American Civil Liberties Union Washington Legislative Office * Sean Vitka, moderator, Director of the Fourth Amendment Advisory Committee and policy counsel at Demand Progress