Tag: searches

US Congress, corporations get behind Email Privacy Act to shield online communications from searches

A proposed bill before the U.S. House of Representatives, the Email Privacy Act, would overhaul 1986’s Electronic Communication Privacy Act and require that law enforcement obtain a search warrant before… Read more »

California judge dismisses class action suit against Apple over retail worker bag searches

Nearly a year ago, a federal judge dismissed a class action lawsuit Apple employees filed against the company for wages they lost while standing in bag-check lines for 10 to 15… Read more »