FBI Spied on PETA, Greenpeace, Anti-War Activists

The FBI improperly targeted Greenpeace, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and two antiwar groups in domestic terrorism investigations between 2001 and 2006, the Inspector General of the Department of Justice said in a report released today. The IG found there was "little or no basis" for the terror investigations, and that they were "unreasonable and inconsistent with FBI policy." At least two of the investigations resulted in innocent people being placed on the domestic...Full Story
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