As part of a 2011 robbery investigation, law enforcement obtained location data from Timothy Carpenter without a warrant. After his subsequent arrest, Carpenter appealed the decision as a breach of his Fourth Amendment rights, and the case has been heard by the Supreme Court. As technologies like cell phones collect increasing loads of data about us, and as that data paints a more detailed picture of our everyday lives, have privacy laws become outdated?
Today, the Supreme Court refused to review the July 2008 appellate court decision that ruled the Child Online Protection Act (COPA) unconstitutional. The law would have barred publication of a […]