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Digital Fourth Amendment Privacy Protections Needed More Than Ever

January 23, 2013

Yesterday, House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte promised to work with Senate Judiciary Chairman Leahy to reform the Electronic Communications Privacy Act’s increasingly outdated protections of...


Celebrating Internet Freedom: Not Just a Day or a Slogan

January 17, 2013

Today, TechFreedom joins a diverse array of groups celebrating Internet Freedom Day. The following statement can be attributed to Berin Szoka , TechFreedom President: Today...


White House Ignores Real Bill of Rights in Call for Privacy Regulation of Internet Businesses

February 23, 2012

The White House’s “Consumer Data Privacy in a Networked World” report outlines a revised framework for consumer privacy, proposes a “Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights,”...


Supremes to Congress: Bring Privacy Law into 21st Century

January 30, 2012

Last week’s unanimous decision of the Supreme Court in U.S. v. Jones ( PDF ) marks a major victory for constitutional rights. While the justices...


The new politics of Silicon Valley: Revenge of the nerds

January 5, 2012

It was a dangerous year for innovation. Governments around the world became increasingly aware that digital technology could disrupt the political and economic status quo....


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...