December 13, 2012
by Rebecca DiLeonardo
The US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruled Wednesday that data stored on personal cell phones is not protected by the Stored Communications Act (SCA). The court determined that the act does not protect information stored on personal devices such as cell phones, laptops and personal ...[read more]
May 18, 2011
by Zach Zagger
US Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) introduced a bill Tuesday amending the 25-year-old Electronic Communications and Privacy Act (EPCA), which he authored, to require the government to obtain a warrant before searching private e-mails and other data stored on an Internet cloud. The bill removes the ...[read more]

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