Jan 312023
 January 31, 2023  Posted by  Laws, U.S.

Ali Jessani, Samuel Kane, and Kirk Nahra of WilmerHale write: This post summarizes new bills proposed in Hawaii, Indiana, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Vermont, and Washington, as well as provides updates on several previously proposed bills that we are continuing to track. We have not yet seen a bill [Read More…]

Jan 302023
 January 30, 2023  Posted by  Court, Surveillance, U.S.

From the folks at EPIC.org: EPIC submitted an amicus brief in the case Colorado v. Seymour, urging the Colorado Supreme Court to rule that reverse keyword warrants are unconstitutional in the the first case in the country to evaluate such warrants. Reverse keyword warrants are a dangerous new technique the police use that [Read More…]

Jan 292023
 January 29, 2023  Posted by  Business, Laws, Surveillance, U.S.

January 25 press release from the Senate Commerce Committee, via Joe Cadillic:   WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), incoming Ranking Member of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee and Senator Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), Chair of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, today introduced the Informing Consumers [Read More…]

Jan 292023
 January 29, 2023  Posted by  Court, Laws, U.S., Youth & Schools

Lulu Ramadan reports: This article was produced for ProPublica’s Local Reporting Network in partnership with The Seattle Times.   A King County judge ruled last week that a private special education school that has been the subject of a recent Seattle Times and ProPublica investigation has to comply with public information [Read More…]