Cellphone Privacy Supreme Court Case Could Shape New Rules For Digital Age

Nov 29, 2017
Originally published on November 28, 2017 2:51 pm

On Wednesday the Supreme Court will consider whether the Fourth Amendment, which bars unreasonable searches, allows the government to get location information from cellphone service providers. The case, Carpenter v. United States, could have far-reaching consequences for privacy law.

Emily Bazelon (@emilybazelon), staff writer at The New York Times Magazine and a fellow at Yale Law School, explains the potential repercussions of the case with Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson.

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