U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Warrantless GPS Surveillance Case

WASHINGTON, DC (June 27, 2011) – In a much anticipated ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court today agreed to hear the Obama administration’s appeal of a federal court decision that the government’s use of a GPS tracking device on a defendant’s vehicle for a month was a search that required a warrant. The Justice Department argues that law enforcement should have the authority, unsupervised by any court, to use GPS technology to monitor and store the movements, 24/7, of whomever it targets, anywhere, anytime, without a warrant Continue reading: U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Warrantless GPS Surveillance Case

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U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Warrantless GPS Surveillance Case