Maine Bill Would Prohibit Law Enforcement From Tracking Cell Phones Without WarrantSubmitted by emalvini on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 12:23
Maine Bill Would Prohibit Law Enforcement From Tracking Cell Phones Without Warrant
Josh Petersen | Tech Editor
April 08, 2013 | 9:36 AM ET
A bill introduced in Maine would prohibit government entities in the state from monitoring cell phone communications without a warrant, the Bangor Daily News reported Sunday.
The bill, which was sponsored by Assistant Senate Republican Leader Roger Katz, is an attempt to modernize Maine law to keep pace with modern advancements communications technology, the demands of law enforcement and the privacy concerns of individuals.