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US Mobile Carriers Handing Over Millions Of Records To Law Agencies
2013-12-11 11:04:22

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to reports this week, United States law enforcement agencies have submitted more than a million requests per year for data to American mobile carriers since 2010. On Monday, US Senator Edward Markey (D-Mass) released details that document the requests by law enforcement agencies to the major US mobile phone carriers. The information provided to law enforcement included details on numbers dialed, location data and even the...

2013-06-20 23:15:22

In Scott Smith's response to ExxonMobil's letter to Congressman Markey regarding the Pegasus pipeline tar sands oil spill in Mayflower, AR, the facts and science of why people are getting sick in Mayflower, AR and the needless destruction of the wetlands are explained. Mayflower, AR (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 Opflex Solutions, Inc. responded today to ExxonMobil´s recent acknowledgement that OPFLEX® Technology is a comparable sorbent material that could have been used during the...

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2012-07-10 08:55:17

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Wireless carriers received more than 1.3 million requests for customer cell phone records from federal, state and local law enforcement agencies in 2011, sometimes with little judicial oversight and no consumer knowledge, according to a recent congressional inquiry into wireless surveillance practices. These requests, which have skyrocketed in the past few years, include information about an individual's text messages, caller...


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