INFOGRAPHIC: The ‘Outdated Law’ That Gives Govt Warrantless Access to Your Online Data

There is a 27-year old law lingering in the woodworks that allows government agencies and local law enforcement to access American electronic communications completely warrantlessly. Privacy advocates are calling for an immediate reform of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA), worrying that it will give motions like CISPA unecessary leverage.

The following infographic by the good folks at Tech Freedom outlines the bill better than we could.


via Common Dreams

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