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A governor ordered the state police and National Guard to hunt for New Yorkers because of coronavirus fears. That's a frightening sign of what's to come during the pandemic

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

On Saturday, military police of the National Guard - armed, camouflaged, and flak jacket-clad - went door-to-door in Rhode Island where cars with New York plates, or no plates at all, were parked.
Pandemic or no pandemic, the Fourth Amendment has something to say about that. For his part, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called it "reactionary" and "illegal."
Americans are already being conditioned to accept the "do something, anything" approach. This is almost always a mistake.
If the government says the only way to ensure public safety is the abandonment of civil liberties, we must always...
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