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James Otis on “Writs of Assistance”

 

James Otis on “Writs of Assistance”

Photo: James Otis' fight against general warrants, known as "Writs of Assistance," helped lead to our 4th Amendment being adopted.</p>
<p>Remember these words when the FISA Amendments Act comes up for reauthorization later this year; your Congressmen may need a reminder as well.

James Otis' fight against general warrants, known as "Writs of Assistance," helped lead to our 4th Amendment being adopted.

To read more on James Otis' argument against "Writs of Assitance," click here.

Remember these words when the FISA Amendments Act comes up for reauthorization later this year; your Congressmen may need a reminder as well.


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