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Frequent Apple critic U.S. Senate Democrat Franken expected to resign Thursday over sexual misconduct accusations

”A top Senate Democrat says he expects Sen. Al Franken to resign Thursday over allegations of sexual misconduct. Another woman has come forward with accusations against the Minnesota Democrat of sexual misconduct,” The Associated Press reports. 441 more words

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The First Amendment, the Fourth Amendment, Sexual Harassment, and the TSA

There’s nothing new under the sun. This tweet deals with an incident that occurred in 2011.While the fizzled attempt at lawfare wasn’t a government act, the “search” was. 35 more words

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The U.S. Supreme Court must understand that cellphones aren't voluntary

”You may not realize it, but the cell phone in your pocket creates a time-stamped map of everywhere you go: where you shop, where you receive medical care, and how often you frequent a church, school, or gun range,” Andrew D. 372 more words

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Supreme Court to Decide Whether Cellphone Data Falls Under Fourth Amendment

 Nov 28, 2017 by  Michael Tennant

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court will begin hearing arguments in a case with enormous implications for Americans’ rights to privacy, freedom of speech, and freedom of association. 687 more words

U.S. Supreme court cellphone warrant case puts free speech – not just privacy – at risk

”On Wednesday, the supreme court will consider whether the government must obtain a warrant before accessing the rich trove of data that cellphone providers collect about cellphone users’ movements,” Jameel Jaffer and Alexander Abdo write for The Guardian. 477 more words

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(…the most important thing I can tell you is…) Invoke Your Rights During Police Encounters

(THIS APPLIES TO ALL FIFTY+ STATES)

Keary Prophet·Tuesday, November 7, 2017

STOP: TO ALL POLICE, LAW ENFORCEMENT, OFFICERS AND/OR AGENTS OF THE LOCAL, STATE OR FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S PLEASE TAKE NOTICE AND BE ADVISED. 401 more words

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Did Mueller's Search of Manafort's Home Violate the Fourth Amendment?

Nov 2, 2017 by  C. Mitchell Shaw

When investigators raided and searched the home of one-time Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort in July, they seized enough evidence to convince a grand jury last week to indict Manafort on a laundry list of charges. 686 more words