U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Requires Warrants for Location Information Collected by Cell Phone Carriers
As smart phones have become prevalent in society, questions about how privacy law applies to phone data have become more frequent. Often, apps will make records of very specific geographic locations and gather other information that many people consider to be personal. But that collected data doesn’t stay on the phone; it is sent to the various businesses that provide the apps and...read more
A version of this article originally appeared as the Monthly Spotlight Article in the Tennessee Tort Law Letter. DPBC attorneys Donald Capparella, Tyler Chance Yarbro, and Elizabeth Sitgreaves serve as editors. To learn about subscribing click here. If you are a tort law practitioner, then it is not unusual to have a criminal case pending alongside a tort case you are handling. This...read more
Jefferson, Madison, and Hamilton could never agree on what "Necessary and Proper" meant in the Constitution.
200 years ago today, John Marshall wrote that Congress's acts must "consist with the letters and the spirit of the Constitution."
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