Robinson Meyer – “U.S. Supreme Court: GPS Trackers Are a Form of Search and Seizure” — The Atlantic

“Lynch, the EFF attorney, said that the justices seem to know that they’ll soon have to rule on whether this kind of geo-locational information is protected.

She also said that those questions are more fraught for the Court than ones just involving GPS tracker data. Some members of the Court, including Justice Antonin Scalia, argue the Fourth Amendment turns on whether the government has trespassed on someone’s private property. Other members—represented in arguments by Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Samuel Alito—say that people have a reasonable expectation to the privacy of their location data.”

via U.S. Supreme Court: GPS Trackers Are a Form of Search and Seizure — The Atlantic.

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Robinson Meyer – “U.S. Supreme Court: GPS Trackers Are a Form of Search and Seizure” — The Atlantic

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