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the lines the law has long tried to draw among the functions, philosophies, goals and values of venerable national institutions. In one instance, the differing aims of law enforcement, military readiness and intelligence-gathering -- once thought of in terms of day and night -- fused into the single concept of homeland defense in response to the Sept. 11 jetliner attacks in New York City and Washington, D.C. And the differences between Republicans and Democrats, conservatives and liberals, lost meaning as wary lawmakers from both sides of the aisle pumped the brakes on a freight train loaded with new surveillance powers, which the Bush administration had attempted to hurtle through Congress. Meanwhile, as the number of detainees mushroomed from dozens to hundreds, civil libertarians wondered how far the already blurred line between individual freedom and public safety would move amid fresh talk of racial profiling and tighter controls on immigrants. Some of the items on the administration's wish list appeared destined for mothballs

 
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[ACADEMIC] ABA Journal (2001)