Criminal Law and Procedure

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New Jersey Supreme Court: Cell Phone Users Have Privacy Interest In Cell Phone Location Information
Posted on 13 Aug 2013 by Peter J. Gallagher

The New Jersey Supreme Court has ruled that police cannot access the location information revealed by your cell phone without first acquiring a warrant based on probable cause. In State v. Earls , [ enhanced version available to subscribers... Read More

State Net Criminal Law Update: Washington Governor Inslee Shoots Down Drone Bill
Posted on 15 Apr 2014 by State Net

INSLEE SHOOTS DOWN WA DRONE BILL: Saying it did not go far enough to protect citizens' privacy, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) vetoed a measure last week (HB 2789) [ enhanced version available to subscribers ], that would have imposed strict... Read More

The Fourth Amendment Prohibits Carte Blanche Review of Email Accounts by the Government
Posted on 29 May 2014 by Foley & Lardner LLP

Those office employees who have rolled the dice and sent emails clearly not suitable for work would be glad to know that their email accounts are protected from government intrusion by the Fourth Amendment [ enhanced version available to subscribers... Read More