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Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (11/16/2012)

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (11/16/2012)

By Anna Salem, ACLU of Northern California at 2:47pm
Petraeus Case Raises Fears About Privacy in Digital Era [New York Times – Scott Shane] "The F.B.I. investigation that toppled the director of the C.I.A. and now threatens to tarnish the reputation of the top American commander in Afghanistan underscores a danger that civil libertarians have long warned about: that in policing the Web for crime, espionage and sabotage, government investigators will unavoidably invade the private lives of Americans."See Also Email Location Data Led FBI to Uncover Top Spy’s Affair [Wired– Kim Zetter]See Also Petraeus and the Perils of Federal Cyber-Stalking Laws [ACLU – Gabe Rottman]
Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (10/26/2012)

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (10/26/2012)

By Anna Salem, ACLU of Northern California at 3:04pm

In Court: Uncovering Stingrays, A Troubling New Location Tracking Device [ACLU of Northern CA – Linda Lye]

The ACLU and Electronic Frontier Foundation have filed an amicus brief in what will be the first case in the country to address…

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (9/7/2012)

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (9/7/2012)

By Anna Salem, ACLU of Northern California at 3:01pm

In the digital age that we live in today, we are constantly exposing our personal information online. From using cell phones and GPS devices to online shopping and sending e-mail, the things we do and say online leave behind ever-growing trails of…

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (8/10/2012)

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (8/10/2012)

By Anna Salem, ACLU of Northern California at 3:55pm

In the digital age that we live in today, we are constantly exposing our personal information online. From using cell phones and GPS devices to online shopping and sending e-mail, the things we do and say online leave behind ever-growing trails…

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (7/20/2012)

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (7/20/2012)

By Anna Salem, ACLU of Northern California at 2:57pm

In the digital age that we live in today, we are constantly exposing our personal information online. From using cell phones and GPS devices to online shopping and sending e-mail, the things we do and say online leave behind ever-growing trails of…

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (7/6/2012)

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (7/6/2012)

By Anna Salem, ACLU of Northern California at 2:22pm

In the digital age that we live in today, we are constantly exposing our personal information online. From using cell phones and GPS devices to online shopping and sending e-mail, the things we do and say online leave behind ever-growing trails of…

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (6/19/2012)

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (6/19/2012)

By Anna Salem, ACLU of Northern California at 4:15pm

In the digital age that we live in today, we are constantly exposing our personal information online. From using cell phones and GPS devices to online shopping and sending e-mail, the things we do and say online leave behind ever-growing trails…

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (6/15/2012)

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (6/15/2012)

By Anna Salem, ACLU of Northern California at 3:19pm

In the digital age that we live in today, we are constantly exposing our personal information online. From using cell phones and GPS devices to online shopping and sending e-mail, the things we do and say online leave behind ever-growing trails…

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (6/8/2012)

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (6/8/2012)

By Anna Salem, ACLU of Northern California at 2:50pm

In the digital age that we live in today, we are constantly exposing our personal information online. From using cell phones and GPS devices to online shopping and sending e-mail, the things we do and say online leave behind ever-growing trails…

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (6/1/2012)

Civil Liberties in the Digital Age: Weekly Highlights (6/1/2012)

By Anna Salem, ACLU of Northern California at 4:51pm
'First Amendment rights can be terminated': When cops, cameras don't mix [MSNBC – Bob Sullivan] - “Tales of reporters, protestors and citizen journalists being threatened or arrested for filming law enforcement officials during disputes are on the rise, critics say, with Occupy Wall Street protests a lightning
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