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Earl Gregg Swem Library

National Counterterrorism Center: 2008 Report on Terrorism

Categories: Statistics,Terrorism

http://wits.nctc.gov/ReportPDF.do?f=crt2008nctcannexfinal.pdf

Provides statistics on terrorist incidents during the year of coverage. Also provides a chronology of terrorist incidents. From the National Counterterrorism Center.

Country Reports on Terrorism 2008

Categories: Headlines,Terrorism

http://www.state.gov/s/ct/rls/crt/2008/index.htm

This edition features sections on terrorism incidents by region and country, state sponsors of terrorism, the global challenge of weapons of mass destruction terrorism, terrorist safe havens, and terrorist organizations. From the State Department.

Federal Communications Commission v. Fox Television Stations

Categories: Crime/Justice,Language,Obscenity/Pornography,Supreme Court/courts,Telecommunications/Internet

http://laws.findlaw.com/us/000/07-582

5-4 Supreme Court decision that the Federal Communications Commission can penalize broadcasters for even occasional violation of so-called decent language standards but the court stopped short of deciding whether the FCC had the constitutional right to police the airwaves. From Findlaw.com.