The informer’s bio: A fascinating look at the FBI’s secret, covert agent

by James Connellen The FBI, or the Bureau of Intelligence and Research, or BIR, is the agency that investigates and prosecutes espionage, terrorism, and drug trafficking offenses.The Bureau was founded in 1917 and has been at the forefront of counter-terrorism efforts ever since.While the Bureau is a government agency, it is not an intelligence agency.It […]

How to tell if a hospital has ‘informed consent’ when it comes to an experimental treatment

VA Medical Center officials have admitted that they had not properly notified patients when a procedure called in-vitro fertilization was performed on them.According to a new report from The Associated Press, VA Medical Centers in Virginia and Georgia did not inform patients when the procedure was performed.The report, which was published Sunday, details how a […]