April 27, 2011

THE FASCIST NIGHT DESCENDING (via Beppo):

Justice Department Pushes Warrantless GPS Surveillance (Darlene Storm, Computerworld)

The Obama administration has asked the Supreme Court to resolve a conflict among federal appellate courts over the need for a warrant before attaching a GPS device to a suspect's vehicle to covertly track a person. In fact, the Justice Department said that a person traveling on public roads has "no reasonable expectation of privacy" in his movements, even if 'scientific enhancements' are used to help law enforcement with the tracking.


Posted by at April 27, 2011 7:04 PM
  

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