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What others say: Authoritarianism in Egypt cause for concern

...shrug in Washington, which sends Cairo $1.3 billion in military aid each year.One notable exception is Senator Patrick Leahy, who is raising alarm about human rights abuses Egyptian security forces have committed as they battle militants in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-09-01/what-others-say-authoritarianism-
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What others say: USA Freedom Act a testimony to informed public debate

...provide significant protection for a broad range of personal information sought by government investigators.Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, has proposed a version of the bill that is significantly...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-08-24/what-others-say-usa-freedom-act-a
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Current administration consistently denies Freedom of Information Act requests

...exemptions to withhold large swaths of government information is hindering the public's right to know," said Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee. "It becomes too much of a temptation. If you screw up in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-16-0
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Dec. 2, 2001 The Voice of the Times on a judicial appointment holdup

...nominated to the federal bench by President George W. Bush who have hit a roadblock in the Senate. The hitch is Sen. Patrick Leahy, the Vermont Democrat who is chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee. He alone is stopping Senate action on all...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/120301/ala_120301alapm0080001.shtml
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Sen. Daniel Inouye dies at age 88

...Despite his age and illness, Inouye's death shocked members of the Senate."I'm too broken up," said Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., who becomes president pro tem of the Senate. Leahy also is poised to take over the Senate Appropriations...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-12-17/sen-daniel-inouye-dies-at-age-88
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No death penalty for U.S. Taliban

...Justice Department, the Pentagon and the State Department. The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., said he supported the ''difficult and complex'' decision to place the case in the civilian criminal...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/011602/new_0116020001.shtml
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