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Judge Napolitano Applauds Senate Panel’s Passage of Email Privacy Bill

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Revmitchell, Nov 29, 2012.

  1. Revmitchell

    Revmitchell Well-Known Member
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    A Senate committee has passed a bill that would require authorities to have a search warrant before they go through your emails or other electronic communications. Believe it or not, as it stands right now they only need a search warrant from a judge for emails less than six months old, under a law passed in 1986.

    The full Senate is expected to take up the measure early next year.

    Judge Andrew Napolitano joined Shepard Smith on Studio B today, saying it is “nonsense” for the government to claim that the bill would delay investigations by a significant amount of time.

    http://foxnewsinsider.com/2012/11/2...es-americans-constitutional-right-to-privacy/
     
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    Wonder if Reid will actually bring it up for a vote?
     
  3. billwald

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    You all should think about the difference between "go through" and "offer as evidence in a legal proceding." If the NSA reads your email and stamps any resulting documentation, "top secret," who will be there to complain?
     
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