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Judge Doesn't Care About Supreme Court GPS Case

nonprofiteer (1906180) writes | more than 2 years ago

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nonprofiteer (1906180) writes "The Supreme Court is currently deciding whether or not law enforcement need a warrant before they put a GPS tracker on a person's car — http://www.scotusblog.com/case-files/cases/united-states-v-jones/. A judge in St. Louis doesn't seem to care about that, tho. He ruled last week that the FBI didn't need a warrant to track the car of a state employee they suspected was collecting a paycheck without actually going to work. (Their suspicions were confirmed.) While in favor of corrupt government employees being caught, it's a bit disturbing that a federal judge would decide a warrant wasn't needed while the Supreme Court has said the issue is unclear."
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Does All Your Base Belong to Me? (1)

mk1004 (2488060) | more than 2 years ago | (#38578764)

If I ever find a "black box" or anything unidentifiable on my car, I plan to remove it and take a hammer to it. Unless it has an "If found return to..."
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