Bill Would Keep Big Brother’s Mitts Off Your GPS Data

…The courts aren’t sure whether so-called “geolocation” data taken from GPS devices or cellphones is covered by the Fourth Amendment, as Wired.com’s blog Threat Level has extensively reported. That ambiguity has largely enabled law enforcement to snatch it up without getting a warrant or showing probable cause. Sen. Ron Wyden, a Democrat, and Rep. Jason Chaffetz, a Republican, want to make things crystal clear: no warrant, no geolocation info. …

Full text of the article, via Bill Would Keep Big Brother’s Mitts Off Your GPS Data | Danger Room | Wired.com.

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