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Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Email Privacy Act unanimously passes House, requiring a warrant before asking companies to hand over emails, heads to Senate with strong bipartisan support   —  Email privacy bill unanimously passes U.S. House  —  The U.S. House of Representatives voted unanimously on Wednesday …
Apr 27, 2016, 5:00 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Apple refused China's request for source code within last two years, said Apple's top lawyer Bruce Sewell in congressional hearing   —  Apple refused China request for source code in last two years: lawyer  —  Apple has been asked by Chinese authorities within the last two years to hand …
Apr 19, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Reuters:
Apple opposes unlocking iPhone in Brooklyn drug case, saying the government has not proven its help is necessary   —  Apple opposes U.S. appeal over iPhone in New York drug case  —  Apple Inc argued on Friday that the U.S. Justice Department had failed to substantiate that it needed …
Apr 15, 2016, 7:40 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
Reddit deletes surveillance ‘warrant canary’ in transparency report   —  Social networking forum reddit on Thursday removed a section from its site used to tacitly inform users it had never received a certain type of U.S. government surveillance request, suggesting the platform is now being asked …
Mar 31, 2016, 7:50 PMIn context
Reuters:
Sources: tech companies may face civil penalties like contempt of court for withholding encrypted data in new Burr-Feinstein bill   —  Senators close to finishing encryption penalties legislation: sources  —  Technology companies could face civil penalties for refusing to comply with court orders …
Mar 9, 2016, 6:15 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / Reuters:
NSA to shut down bulk phone surveillance program by Sunday   —  The U.S. National Security Agency will end its daily vacuuming of millions of Americans' phone records by Sunday and replace the practice with more tightly targeted surveillance methods, the Obama administration said on Friday.
Nov 28, 2015, 11:25 AMIn context
Dustin Volz / National Journal:
Sen. Al Franken, Consumer Watchdog ask regulators to investigate Apple Music for possible anticompetitive practices   —  Al Franken Urges Federal Probe of Apple Music  —  The senator warns of limited competition and price increases due to Apple's new music-streaming service.
Jul 22, 2015, 6:35 PMIn context
National Journal:
Senate passes the USA Freedom Act to restore and revise some Patriot Act spying provisions, ending bulk collection of US call metadata   —  Senate Passes Major NSA Reform Bill  —  The USA Freedom Act, which will restore but reform the expired Patriot Act's spy authorities …
Jun 2, 2015, 4:40 PMIn context
Dustin Volz / National Journal:
Senator Al Franken writes letter to FBI Director Comey, asking for details of agency's legal methods and roadblocks to combat revenge porn   —  Al Franken Urges FBI to Crackdown on Revenge Porn  —  “New technologies can pose significant threats if bad actors are not held accountable to our nation's laws,” Franken said.
Apr 3, 2015, 3:35 PMIn context

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