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Concepts

Government Surveillance and Privacy Concerns

Laws Relating to Government Electronic Surveillance Constitution • Congress • Executive • Federal Courts • State Governments Introduction The Fourth Amendment protects us against unreasonable …

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Concepts

Cybersecurity and Law Enforcement

How do modern technology companies complicate the relationship between individual privacy and law enforcement?

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Case Explainer

Carpenter v. United States (Decided June 22, 2018)

The government needs a 4th Amendment warrant (with probable cause) to get your cell phone location data.

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Case Explainer

Byrd v. United States (Decision May 14, 2018)

A person can have 4th Amendment privacy against police search when driving a rental car, even if the person is not listed on the car lease.

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USvMicrosoft
Case Explainer

U.S. v. Microsoft (Argument February 27, 2018)

Can the government force Microsoft to hand over consumer information stored overseas?

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Case Explainer

Collins v. Virginia (Argument January 9, 2018)

Can police search a motorcycle parked outside a home, covered almost fully by a tarp without a warrant? 

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Case Explainer

Byrd v. United States (Argument January 9, 2018)

Can you expect privacy (i.e. Fourth Amendment protections) in a rental car if you are not on the lease?

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CarpentervUS
Case Explainer

Carpenter v. United States (Argument November 29, 2017)

Can the government get our cell phone location data without 4th Amendment protections?

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Mapping Current Events

Legal Landscape: Data Privacy

How does the government regulate companies from using our data?

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