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Think Only Using Your Phone at Stoplights is Safe? Think Again.

Not unlike death and taxes, Monday morning will come once again. When you get in your car for your morning commute, what do you do?  Key in the ignition? Check. Seatbelt? Check.  Playlist? Check.  Drop phone in center console?  Check.  … Continue reading

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Police: Man with broken phone drives into Verizon storefront | Fox News

RALEIGH, N.C. –  A 74-year-old man ranting about a broken phone drove his car through the glass storefront of a Verizon Wireless store in North Carolina, authorities said Friday, stunning shoppers during the dinner hour at an upscale mall. via … Continue reading

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“The Driver Was Doing Stuff on His Phone,” Said Family of Pedestrian Fatality

Count Paul Snyder among those who believe distraction, more than vehicles themselves, is responsible for the increase in pedestrian fatalities. “I think the answer to it is really social patterns, you know, having very little to do with cars,” said … Continue reading

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Cal.: Carpenter‘s search warrant requirement does not apply to cell phone records merely used to show that co-conspirators communicated with each other

Carpenter’s search warrant requirement does not apply to cell phone records merely used to show that co-conspirators communicated with each other. In light of the whole trial, it wasn’t all that important. People v. Anderson, 2018 Cal. LEXIS 4698 (June … Continue reading

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Supreme Court Says Fourth Amendment Applies to Cell Phone Tracking

EFF: “The Supreme Court handed down a landmark opinion today in Carpenter v. United States, ruling 5-4 that the Fourth Amendment protects cell phone location information. In an opinion by Chief Justice Roberts, the Court recognized that location information, collected … Continue reading

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