Espionage Act articles on Wikipedia
Espionage Act of 1917
The Espionage Act of 1917 is a United-StatesUnited States federal law passed on June 15, 1917, shortly after the U.S. entry into World War I. It has been amended numerous
May 12th 2017



Economic Espionage Act of 1996
Act The Economic Espionage Act of 1996 (Pub.L. 104–294, 110 Stat. 3488, enacted October 11, 1996) was a 6 title Act of Congress dealing with a wide range
Mar 3rd 2017



Espionage
legal code of many nations. In the United States it is covered by the Espionage Act of 1917. The risks of espionage vary. A spy breaking the host country's
May 10th 2017



Industrial espionage
plenitude. Business intelligence Cyber spying FBI The American Economic Espionage Act of 1996 Genetically modified maize § Corporate espionage Corporate warfare
May 2nd 2017



American espionage in the Soviet Union
History of Soviet and Russian espionage in the United States Espionage Espionage Act of 1917 Jussi M. Hanhimaki; Odd Arne Westad (2004). The Cold
May 16th 2017



Espionage (disambiguation)
Espionage (from the French "espionner", to spy and "espionnage", spying) is the act of spying for the purpose of covertly gathering valuable information
Oct 29th 2015



Soviet espionage in the United States
Since the late 1920s, the Soviet Union, through its GRU, OGPU and NKVD intelligence services, used Russian and foreign-born nationals as well as Communist
May 19th 2017



Official Secrets Act
broad-reaching Official Secrets Act, although the Espionage Act of 1917 has similar components. Much of the Espionage Act remains in force, although some has been
May 4th 2017



Espionage Agent
Espionage Agent is a pre–World War II spy melodrama produced by Hal B. Wallis in 1939. Directed by Lloyd Bacon, Espionage Agent, like many Warner Bros
Mar 10th 2017



McCarran Internal Security Act
"Amazons Attack!" Alien Registration Act Communist Registration Act Espionage Act of 1917 Hatch Act of 1939 Mundt-Nixon Bill of 1948 MundtFerguson Communist
Mar 25th 2017



History of espionage
intelligence, cryptanalysis and spy satellites. Assassins CIA in fiction Espionage Act of 1917 Ninja Spy fiction Aladashvili, Besik (2017). Fearless: A Fascinating
May 11th 2017



Lawrence Franklin espionage scandal
federal grand jury indicted Franklin on five charges of violating the Espionage Act of 1917 [1]: One count of conspiracy to communicate national defense
May 19th 2017



Cold War espionage
Cold War espionage describes the intelligence gathering activities during the Cold War (circa 1947-1991) between the West (chief US, UK and NATO allies)
May 5th 2017



Sedition Act of 1918
May 16, 1918) was an Act of the United States Congress that extended the Espionage Act of 1917 to cover a broader range of offenses, notably speech and the
May 13th 2017



Sleeper agent
A sleeper agent is a spy who is placed in a target country or organization not to undertake an immediate mission but to act as a potential asset if activated
May 23rd 2017



Michael John Smith (espionage)
For other people named SmithSmith Michael Smith, see SmithSmith Michael Smith (disambiguation). Smith Michael John Smith was born on 22 September 1948. In 1992 Smith was arrested
Mar 9th 2016



Defense Secrets Act of 1911
entitled". Much of the language of the 1911 law was re-used in the Espionage Act of 1917, still in force. Reuben Moon reported on the US House of Representatives
Apr 14th 2017



2006 Georgian–Russian espionage controversy
The 2006 GeorgianGeorgian–Russian espionage controversy began when the Government of Georgia arrested four Russian officers on charges of espionage, on September
Dec 13th 2016



Smith Act
months when President John F. Kennedy commuted his sentence in 1962. Espionage Act of 1917 Sedition-ActSedition Act of 1918 Hatch Act of 1939 McCarthyism U.S. Code
Apr 25th 2017



Security of Information Act
Security">The Security of Act Information Act (R.S.C. 1985, c. O-5), formerly known as the Official Secrets Act, is an Act of the Parliament of Canada that addresses
Jan 12th 2016



Cyber spying
Cyber spying, or cyber espionage, is the act or practice of obtaining secrets and information without the permission and knowledge of the holder of the
Mar 6th 2017



Official Secrets Act (India)
The Official secret Act 1923 is India's anti espionage (Spy" and "Secret agent") act held over from British colonisation. It states clearly that actions
Apr 8th 2017



National Mental Health Act
The-National-Mental-Health-ActThe National Mental Health Act (1946) became law on July 3, 1946. It established and provided funds for a National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH). The
Feb 11th 2017



Murder (Abolition of Death Penalty) Act 1965
The Murder (Abolition of Death Penalty) Act-1965Act 1965 is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It abolished the death penalty for murder in Great
Mar 15th 2017



Naval Discipline Act 1957
Act-1957">The Naval Discipline Act 1957 was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom governing discipline in the Royal Navy. It governed courts-martial and
Sep 7th 2016



Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act
Surveillance-Act">The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 ("SA">FISA" Pub.L. 95–511, 92 StatStat. 1783, 50 U.S.C. ch. 36) is a United StatStates federal law which prescribes
Apr 24th 2017



Defence of the Realm Act 1914
acts in the United States include the Sedition Act of 1918, and the Espionage Act of 1917. Some of the provisions of the DORA regulations were re-enacted
May 5th 2017



Chinese espionage in the United States
cooperation. The charges represent the first conviction of the Economic Espionage Act of 1996. Hanjuan Jin, a naturalized U.S. Citizen, was arrested in 2007
May 20th 2017



Atomic spies
with the crime of conspiracy to commit espionage, and tried under the Espionage Act of 1917.  "Execution of the Rosenbergs". The Guardian. London. June
Apr 11th 2017



Official Secrets Act 1989
government. O'Connor - Keogh official secrets trial Al Jazeera bombing memo Espionage Act of 1917 (US law) Clive Ponting, a public servant whose acquittal under
Jan 20th 2017



Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
Computer Espionage. This section takes much of its language from the Espionage Act of 1917, with the notable addition being that it also covers information
Apr 26th 2017



Patriot Act
USA-PATRIOT-Act The USA PATRIOT Act is an Act of Congress that was signed into law by President George W. Bush on October 26, 2001. With its ten-letter abbreviation (USA
May 11th 2017



Leandro Aragoncillo
Aragoncillo: Count-1Count 1: 18 U.S.C. § 794(a) & c - Espionage Act of 1917 Count 2: 18 U.S.C. § 793(e) - Espionage Act of 1917 / McCarran Internal Security Act 1950
May 5th 2016



James Hitselberger
former United States Navy linguist who was charged with violating the Espionage Act of 1917. He worked as an Arabic translator for the United States Fifth
Apr 17th 2017



Intelligence Identities Protection Act
accepted a 30-month prison term, while the charges filed under the Espionage Act were dropped. He was sentenced on January 25, 2013. This was the first
May 9th 2017



Security Service Act 1989
Act-1989">The Security Service Act 1989 (c 5) is an Act of the United Kingdom Parliament. The Act established the legal basis of the UK Security Service for the
Mar 31st 2015



Spy film
The spy film genre deals with the subject of fictional espionage, either in a realistic way (such as the adaptations of John le Carre) or as a basis for
May 11th 2017



Act of Canonical Communion with the Moscow Patriarchate
The Act of Canonical Communion of the Russian-Orthodox-Church-Outside-RussiaRussian Orthodox Church Outside Russia with the Russian orthodox Church Moscow Patriarchate (Russian: Акт о каноническом
Apr 19th 2017



Intelligence Services Act 1994
Act-1994">The Intelligence Services Act 1994 (c. 13) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. The Act, sometimes abbreviated as ISA, is introduced by the
Feb 26th 2017



Counterintelligence
Counterintelligence refers to information gathered and activities conducted to protect against espionage, other intelligence activities, sabotage, or assassinations
Mar 24th 2017



Official cover
In espionage, an official cover operative is one who assumes a position in an organization with diplomatic ties to the government for which the operative
May 16th 2017



Debs v. United States
relevant for US labor law and constitutional law, that upheld the Espionage Act of 1917. Eugene V. Debs was an American labor and political leader
May 1st 2017



National Information Infrastructure Protection Act
enacted October 11, 1996; H.R. 3723) was Title II of the Economic Espionage Act of 1996, as an amendment to the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. The Act
May 13th 2017



Earl Edwin Pitts
Occupation FBI special agent CriminalCriminal charge 18 U.S.C. § 794(a) and 794(c) (Espionage Act) CriminalCriminal penalty Sentenced to 27 years imprisonment CriminalCriminal status
Nov 19th 2016



Stephen Joseph Ratkai
Stephen-Joseph-RatkaiStephen Joseph Ratkai is a Hungarian-Canadian who was arrested, charged and convicted of espionage in St. John's, Newfoundland in February 1989. Ratkai
Dec 13th 2016



Arson in royal dockyards
Arson in royal dockyards was among the last offences that were punishable by execution in the United Kingdom. It remained a capital offence even after
Mar 8th 2016



Sharon Scranage espionage scandal
The Sharon Scranage espionage scandal involved the passing of classified information from Sharon Scranage, a clerk with the Central Intelligence Agency
May 3rd 2017



Communist Control Act of 1954
continues to exist in the 21st century. Communist registration acts Espionage Act of 1917 Mitchell v. Donovan Anti-communism Criticisms of communism Criticisms
Feb 20th 2017



United States v. Franklin
entitled' to have it, a crime under the Espionage Act of 1917 (18 U.S.C. § 793). It is one of the few Espionage Act cases of its kind, targeted not at traditional
Feb 25th 2017



USA Freedom Act
a former NSA senior executive prosecuted unsuccessfully under the Espionage Act before pleading guilty to a misdemeanor in 2011, calls the bill the
Apr 24th 2017





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