Feb 252017
 
 February 25, 2017  Laws, Surveillance, U.S.  Add comments

Karl Baker reports:

Police who use a controversial cellphone surveillance tool called a Stingray without a warrant could face up to 10 years in prison if a bill introduced to Congress this month becomes law.

The device, originally developed for national intelligence agencies, has been adopted by local police across the United States, including in Delaware.

U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, sponsored the Cell Location Privacy Act of 2017 on Feb. 15.

Read more on DelawareOnline.

Related: H.R. 1061: Cell Location Privacy Act of 2017.

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