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A vote on his bill, which now authorizes warrantless access to Americans' e-mail, is scheduled for next week.
Leahy's rewritten bill would allow more than 22 agencies -- including the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Federal Communications Commission -- to access Americans' e-mail, Google Docs files, Facebook wall posts, and Twitter direct messages without a search warrant.
The Vermont Democrat boasted last year that his bill "provides enhanced privacy protections for American consumers by...
requiring that the government obtain a search warrant."Leahy had planned a vote on an earlier version of his bill, designed to update a pair of 1980s-vintage surveillance laws, in late September. 2471, which the House of Representatives already has approved.
Christopher Calabrese, legislative counsel for the American Civil Liberties Union, said requiring warrantless access to Americans' data "undercuts" the purpose of Leahy's original proposal.
"We believe a warrant is the appropriate standard for any contents," he said.
The document describes the changes as "Amendments intended to be proposed by Mr.
Leahy."It's an abrupt departure from Leahy's earlier approach, which required police to obtain a search warrant backed by probable cause before they could read the contents of e-mail or other communications.
Judges already have been wrestling with how to apply the Fourth Amendment to an always-on, always-connected society. Some courts have ruled that warrantless tracking of Americans' cell phones, another coalition concern, is unconstitutional. that's silly and i was like the doors slammed the bathroom doors open and your naked and i went up felt her twat and said your wet..
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com/8301-13578_3-57552225-38/senate-bill-rewrite-lets-feds-read-your-e-mail-without-warrants/ A Senate proposal touted as protecting Americans' e-mail privacy has been quietly rewritten, giving government agencies more surveillance power than they possess under current law, CNET has learned.
Patrick Leahy, the influential Democratic chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, has dramatically reshaped his legislation in response to law enforcement concerns, according to three individuals who have been negotiating with Leahy's staff over the changes.