• American With a Cellphone? This Ruling Affects You

    5 monthes ago - By Newser

    It's being described as a landmark decision in favor of privacy: The Supreme Court ruled Friday that the government in most cases needs a warrant to track a person's location by grabbing data from cellphone towers. Chief Justice John Roberts sided with the four liberal-leaning justices and wrote the majority...
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  • U.S. Supreme Court rules police need a warrant to obtain phone location data

    U.S. Supreme Court rules police need a warrant to obtain phone location data

    5 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday imposed limits on the ability of police to obtain cellphone data pinpointing the past location of criminal suspects in a major victory for digital privacy advocates and a setback for law enforcement authorities. In the 5-4 ruling, the court said police generally need a court-approved warrant to get...
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  • Supreme Court Rules Police Must Have A Warrant To Get Cellphone Location Data

    Supreme Court Rules Police Must Have A Warrant To Get Cellphone Location Data

    5 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post

    The court said obtaining such data without a warrant amounts to an unreasonable search and seizure.
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  • Law Enforcement Agencies Need a Warrant to Access Cellphone Location Data, Supreme Court Rules

    Law Enforcement Agencies Need a Warrant to Access Cellphone Location Data, Supreme Court Rules

    5 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The Supreme Court has ruled that law enforcement must obtain a warrant before tracking an individual's cellphone location data over an extended period of time - a significant win for those who advocate for increased privacy rights and view government interference with data obtained by cellphone companies as a constitutional infringement.
    Carpenter v. United States, a landmark case, was decided in a 5-4 ruling on Friday and marks the first time the Supreme Court has made a ruling regarding cellphone location data.
    The case stems from a 2011 robbery trial in Detroit when police mustered...
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  • Supreme Court Rules Police Can't Track Americans' Cellphone Location Data Without Warrant

    5 monthes ago - By Newsweek

    The narrow decision only applied to cellphone tower records used to track an individual.
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  • Supreme Court Rules that Warrants Generally Are Required to Collect Cellphone Data

    5 monthes ago - By NY Times

    The 5-to-4 decision has implications for all kinds of personal information held by third parties, including email and text messages, internet searches, and bank and credit card records.
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  • Supreme Court rules warrants required for cellphone location data

    5 monthes ago - By CNBC

    The ruling sets a higher legal hurdle for law enforcement than previously existed under federal law
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  • Supreme Court rules warrants required for cellphone location data

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday imposed limits on the ability of police to obtain cellphone data pinpointing the past location of criminal suspects in a victory for digital privacy advocates and a setback for law enforcement authorities.
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