Federal judge rules suspicionless device searches at the border are illegal
Border agents will need cause or warrants to look at phones and laptops.
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DoJ pushes Google and Apple to ID 10,000 users of a gun scope app
The data request is part of a weapons export investigation, but it has privacy experts concerned.
Google employees don't want it to work with US border agencies
More than 500 employees have signed a new petition.
FBI and ICE use DMV photos as 'gold mine' for facial recognition data
No one approved the creation of this system.
Senators propose legislation to protect your phone at the border
The bill would require border agents to obtain a warrant to search Americans' devices.
ACLU: border agents regularly perform 'warrantless' device searches
It wants summary judgment in a lawsuit over border agent authority.
Dozens of law enforcement agencies are helping ICE track cars
More than 9,200 ICE employees can access a database of licence plate scans, which is raising privacy concerns.
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