Judgeless Administrative Searches Endanger Speech And Other Rights Shielded By The Fourth Amendment

op-ed | Mark J. Fitzgibbons
burning Constitution YouTube screenshot/FX Riot

Let’s enforce the Constitution over mere legislative acts

Chief Justice Looks To Ferris Bueller To Resolve Car Search Dispute

Politics | Kevin Daley
Ferris Bueller poses with a 1961 Ferrari 250. (Screenshot/Youtube)

‘the Porsche in Ferris Bueller’

Can Police Take Your Cell Phone Location Data Without A Warrant? Supreme Court Divided.

Politics | Kevin Daley
FILE PHOTO: A general view of the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington, U.S., November 15, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photo

Major decision for digital privacy will follow

Wedding Cakes And Cell Phone Towers Await Justices In December Sitting

Politics | Kevin Daley
U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts (seated C) leads Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (front row, L-R), Justice Anthony Kennedy, Justice Clarence Thomas, Justice Stephen Breyer, Justice Elena Kagan (back row, L-R), Justice Samuel Alito, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, and Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch in taking a new family photo including Gorsuch, their most recent addition, at the Supreme Court building in Washington, DC, U.S. on June 1, 2017. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo)

SCOTUS returns for marquee stretch of the term

The Fourth Amendment's Digital Update

Opinion | Mitchell Gunter
A man types on a computer keyboard in Warsaw in this February 28, 2013 illustration file picture. High-level Chinese hackers recently tried to break into a key Canadian computer system, forcing Ottawa to isolate it from the main government network, a senior official said on July 29, 2014. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

The Constitution transcends time and technological change, but some sinister players are pretending otherwise.

SCOTUS Weighs Seizure Of Cell Tower Data Without Warrant

US | Kevin Daley
A telecommunications operator looks at video from different U.S.-Canada border spots allowed to be shown to the media during a Royal Canadian Mounted Police tour of their facilities in Montreal, Quebec Canada February 20, 2017 REUTERS/Christinne Muschi

A decision could reshape privacy law

Does The Fourth Amendment Apply Overseas?

Opinion | Peter Ferrara

Because so much cloud data storage is overseas, privacy advocates should be concerned.

The Secret DOJ Document That Would Stop You In Your Tracks

US | Jeremy Beale

DOJ releases secret GPS tracking document to two House officials

Open Carry And Constitutional Rights

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

The 2nd & 4th Amendments, Stop-And-Frisk, What A Lawyer Can Tell You About Open Carry

Here's The Worst Bureaucratic Outrage You've Never Heard About

Politics | Mark Tapscott
File picture illustration of the word 'password' pictured through a magnifying glass on a computer screen, taken in Berlin May 21, 2013. (REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski/Files)

‘One of the greatest threats to American liberty today’

Net Neutrality Activist Wields Government Power To Issue Judge-less Subpoenas

Business | Kathryn Watson
A sign hangs in the Verizon booth on the first day of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas January 8, 2013. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Tim Wu coined the phrase ‘net neutrality.’ Now, he gets to police it.

Planned Parenthood Told To Cough Up Patient Records

US | Kathryn Watson
Planned Parenthood Federation president Cecile Richards testifies before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on Capitol Hill in Washington September 29, 2015. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron)

Texas Agency Subpoenas Patient Records Without Prior Judicial OK.

Judge-Less Subpoenas 'Bankrupt' Small Businesses

Business | Kathryn Watson
When the government issues administrative subpoenas for document, it can "bankrupt" a small company just to comply. (Credit: Getty Images)

‘There needs to be some sort of check and balance’

So-Called Email Privacy Bill Re-Authorizes Bureaucrat Snooping Of Emails And More

Opinion | Mark J. Fitzgibbons

To call the selling of this bill false advertising is being generous. It’s more like selling out the rest of America to protect special interests.

Justice Department Proposal Mocks Fourth Amendment

| Crissy Brown

The agency argues they don’t need the authority to search without a warrant because they already are.

Did You Know Cops Don't Need A Warrant To Search Your Emails?

US | Casey Harper

Hope you’re not hiding anything

Wisconsin Police Chief Badgers Residents To Forego Second And Fourth Amendment Rights

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA

Chief Norm Jacobs should think about going after criminals first – not gun owners

Missourians To Vote On Updated Fourth Amendment Against NSA

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
An illustration picture shows the logo of the National Security Agency on the display of an iPhone in Berlin

‘People want to be secure in knowing that if they text each other that the government isn’t going to be snooping’

Judge deals massive blow to the NSA phone spying program

US | Giuseppe Macri
The National Security Agency is seen at Fort Meade in Maryland

‘I cannot imagine a more ‘indiscriminate’ and ‘arbitrary invasion”