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NCJ Number: 30846 Find in a Library
Title: JUSTICE DEPARTMENT - SOME THOUGHTS ON ITS PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE
Journal: ILLINOIS BAR JOURNAL  Volume:64  Issue:4  Dated:(DECEMBER 1975)  Pages:216-225
Author(s): E H LEVI
Corporate Author: Illinois State Bar Assoc
Illinois Bar Ctr
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 10
Sponsoring Agency: Illinois State Bar Assoc
Springfield, IL 62701
Type: Historical Overview
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: REVIEW OF FOUR PROBLEMS OF NATIONAL ATTENTION CONCERNING DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FUNCTIONS AND AGENCIES.
Abstract: AMBIGUITIES IN LEGISLATION ESTABLISHING THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION ARE DISCUSSED AND A SUMMARY OF PROPOSED GUIDELINES TO GOVERN FUTURE CONDUCT IS INCLUDED. HISTORICAL LOOKS AT THE DEPARTMENT'S USE OF ELECTRONIC SURVEILLANCE AND THE EXPANDING FUNCTIONS OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS DIVISION ARE PROVIDED. BRIEF COVERAGE IS ALSO ACCORDED THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT'S CURRENT WORK IN THE AREA OF CRIME CONTROL.
Index Term(s): Constitutional Rights/Civil Liberties; Crime Control Programs; Electronic surveillance; Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); US Department of Justice
Note: ADAPTATION OF A SPEECH PRESENTED BY ATTORNEY GENERAL EDWARD H LEVI BEFORE A MEETING OF THE AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION, MONTREAL, CANADA, AUGUST 13, 1975
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