More American Censorship (Patriot Act Dept.)

No, it's not a typo: Patriot Act Suppresses News Of Challenge to Patriot Act:

“It is remarkable that a gag provision in the Patriot Act kept the public in the dark about the mere fact that a constitutional challenge had been filed in court,” Ann Beeson, the ACLU's associate legal director, said in a statement. “President Bush can talk about extending the life of the Patriot Act, but the ACLU is still gagged from discussing details of our challenge to it.”

Yes, it's still a free country. Just not as free as last year. (spotted via boingboing)

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