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Data Law Insights

Legal insights on navigating privacy, data protection, cybersecurity, information governance, and e-discovery

Tag Archives: Carpenter

Seventh Circuit Wades into Big Data Case Law

Posted in Criminal Law, Cybersecurity / Data Security, Internet of Things, Litigation, Mobile Devices & Data, Privacy
As the country’s new Congress settles into its term, several technology issues are coming to the forefront. A number of Senators recently questioned the Department of Justice over how it is collecting cellphone-location data in the wake of the Supreme Court’s landmark Carpenter decision. Carpenter v. United States, 138 S. Ct. 2206 (2018). The House of Representatives is… Continue Reading

Supreme Court to Hear Major Cellphone Privacy Case

Posted in Admissibility, Litigation, Privacy
Yesterday, the Supreme Court announced that it will hear a case with significant ramifications for privacy in the digital age. The case involves a man convicted of armed robbery based in part on cellphone location data obtained without a probable cause warrant. The conviction was appealed at the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, which held… Continue Reading