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Sign the Petition Urging Congress to Update the Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986

October 7, 2011

TechFreedom has joined with a wide coalition of organizations to draft a petition urging Congress to update the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA), which has...


Free Market Coalition Opposes Digital Dragnet

July 27, 2011

This morning, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Judiciary will mark up H.R. 1981, a bill that would impose a broad data retention...


Szoka Statement on Supreme Court’s “Sorrell v. IMS Health” Free Speech, Privacy Decision

June 23, 2011

The following statement can be attributed to Berin Szoka, President of TechFreedom , regarding today’s 6-3 Supreme Court decision in Sorrell v. IMS Health Inc....


Leading Free Market Groups Urge Congress to Update Key U.S. Privacy Law

April 6, 2011

This morning, the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee heard key administration officials testify  about the statute that governs law enforcement access to private information held electronically...


Statement of Concern about Expansion of CALEA Has Broad Support

February 14, 2011

A Statement of Concern about Expansion of CALEA (embedded below) has been issued with the support of a wide range of industry groups and public-interest advocates. (CALEA...


Rep. Speier’s “Do Not Track” Privacy Legislation

February 11, 2011

Rep. Jackie Speier introduced legislation today that would require the Federal Trade Commission to establish standards for a “Do Not Track” mechanism and require online data...