National security analyst Ahmad Ghappour has called it “possibly the broadest expansion of extraterritorial surveillance power since the FBI’s expansion.” It’s an obscure change approved earlier this year which would essentially allow the government to hack an unlimited number of computers, anywhere in the world, with a single warrant. An edit to Rule 41 of the Federal Rules of Criminal ... Continue reading »
May 19, 2016
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Feb 16, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 406.
S. 2952 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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