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United States Patriot Act Essay

  • Submitted by: jmturner
  • on February 26, 2011
  • Category: Social Issues
  • Length: 1,310 words

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Below is an essay on "United States Patriot Act" from Anti Essays, your source for research papers, essays, and term paper examples.

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|United States Patriot Act                                                                                                                     |
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The aftermath of the 9/11 attacks have altered the course of the world and the United States Justice system.   No one can deny the tragedy of the lives lost that fateful day when the Twin Towers fell and thousands upon thousands of lives changed with a flash of light.   The impact has not just affected those who have lost loved ones in this tragedy, but the entire world has transformed because of it.   With a call to war by the Commander and Chief at the time, President Bush, the U.S. searched for all individuals responsible for this tragedy.   The American public demanded retaliation and punishment for those not only involved in this attack, but also whoever intends to do our nation harm.   Retaliation is an emotional response for loss, but it is an outward cry for help.   Congress quickly created a bill that could answer this call for “help” by allowing the justice system to become more “effective” in the defense this great nation.   Hastily and emotionally driven, a piece of legislation known...

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