ACLU, EFF Contend Government Needs Probable Cause & Warrant to Track Cell Phones | ACLUTx.org – The American Civil Liberties Union of TexasOrganizations Seek to Defend Privacy Rights FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact : Jose Medina, Media Coordinator, ACLU of Texas, (512) 478-7300 x 103; firstname.lastname@example.org AUSTIN – The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and American Civil Liberties Union of Texas have joined the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) in opposing federal government attempts to obtain cell phone users’ historical location data from cell phone service providers without establishing probable cause and obtaining a warrant. In an amicus (friend of the court) brief filed Friday in U. S.
Found this really interesting - I am a bit of a technophobe, but found his argument against regulation of the web very compelling. I do not download for free but my sons do visit these sites and i am concerned about anyone being sanctioned or 'criminalised' for this practice as I agree people will always find a way to foil the system. allowing free acess to an artists work can lead to them making money - merchandise, going to the gig, buying a hard copy etc. today nothing is done in isolation, (cause and effect ). the proposed regulations Cory talks about are extremely worrying by Dec 21