Category Archives: Stingray / Hailstorm

techdirt: DOJ Tells Court There No Need To Establish A Warrant Requirement For Stingray Devices

techdirt: DOJ Tells Court There No Need To Establish A Warrant Requirement For Stingray Devices by Tim Cushing:

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ars technica: FBI didn’t need warrant for stingray in attempted murder case, DOJ says

ars technica: FBI didn’t need warrant for stingray in attempted murder case, DOJ says by Cyrus Farivar Prosecutors: “signals emitted from a phone are… not by their nature private.”

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Courthouse News Service: Albuquerque Police Call Spying Tech So Secret They Can’t Even Say They Have It

Courthouse News Service: Albuquerque Police Call Spying Tech So Secret They Can’t Even Say They Have It by Victoria Prieskop:

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Albuquerque Journal: ACLU: Albuquerque Police mum on cellphone spying technology

Albuquerque Journal: ACLU: Albuquerque Police mum on cellphone spying technology by Maggie Shepard:

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WaPo: D.C. appeals court poised to rule on whether police need warrants for cellphone tracking

WaPo: D.C. appeals court poised to rule on whether police need warrants for cellphone tracking by Tom Jackman: Last year, a Maryland appeals court agreed and ruled that Baltimore police could not use evidence collected by a cell-site simulator in … Continue reading

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Tenth Amendment Center: Massachusetts Bill Would Ban Warrantless Stingray Spying

Tenth Amendment Center: Massachusetts Bill Would Ban Warrantless Stingray Spying by Mike Maharrey: BOSTON, Mass. (March 10, 2017) – A Massachusetts bill would generally prohibit the warrantless use of stingray devices and the collection of electronic data stored by service … Continue reading

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New Law Review Article: A Modern Major Statute: Illinois Raises the Bar in Protecting Citizen Privacy from Cell Site Simulators

New Law Review Article: Jeremy Greenberg, A Modern Major Statute: Illinois Raises the Bar in Protecting Citizen Privacy from Cell Site Simulators, 1 Geo. L. Tech. Rev. 147 (2016)

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NPR: Local Police Departments Invest In Cell Phone Spy Tools

NPR: Local Police Departments Invest In Cell Phone Spy Tools, All Things Considered: As we depend on our cell phones more and more, the tools to peek into our phones are getting better. Local police departments across the country are … Continue reading

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Richmond County Daily Journal: StingRay is why the 4th Amendment was written

Richmond County Daily Journal: StingRay is why the 4th Amendment was written by Olivia Donaldson:

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Tenth Amendment Center: Arizona Committee Passes Bill to Prohibit Warrantless Stingray Spying

Tenth Amendment Center: Arizona Committee Passes Bill to Prohibit Warrantless Stingray Spying by Mike Maharry: PHOENIX, Ariz, (Feb. 10, 2017) – An Arizona bill that would ban the use of “stingrays” to track the location of phones and sweep up … Continue reading

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