sexting

Court Says Minor Can Be Prosecuted for Sexting

A law designed to protect minors from child pornography was used to prosecute a Maryland high school student for sexting During the 2016-17 school year, a high school student with the initial ...
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Supreme Court Nominee Kavanaugh

Memo to Supreme Court Nominee Kavanaugh: The Internet is not a Series of Tubes

Washington will spend the summer and at least part of the fall debating the relative merits of D.C. Circuit Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s elevation to the U.S. Supreme Court. The debate will ...
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Breach Disclosure Laws Unconstitutional

Are Breach Disclosure Laws Unconstitutional in the Wake of Supreme Court Abortion Case?

Your company has suffered a data breach. The law requires you to fall on your sword, and—at considerable time and expense—provide a government-scripted breach disclosure notice to your customers, including the facts ...
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Supreme Court Ruling Changes

Supreme Court Ruling Changes as Internet Ages

On June 21, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in South Dakota v. Wayfair that internet-based retailers had to pay state sales taxes even if they had no “physical presence” in the state ...
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The Supremes, Warrants Required

The Supremes, Warrants Required

via the prolific Cyrus Farivar (author of Habeas Data), whilst opining at our beloved Ars Technica, elaborates upon the 2018/06/22 decision by our United States Supreme Court. In which, Cyrus details the ...
Supreme Court and Private (Privacy) Property

Supreme Court and Private (Privacy) Property

The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments Nov. 29 in a case that could radically transform not only privacy law and the way we look at the Fourth Amendment, but also could ...
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Supreme Court to Decide Major Internet Privacy and Jurisdiction Case

Supreme Court to Decide Major Internet Privacy and Jurisdiction Case

We love the cloud. We store our documents there. Our e-mails travel through cloud or other third-party providers. Now the U.S. Supreme Court is poised to decide whether the physical location of ...