Warrantless Cellphone Tracking Challenged in the Court

LawPulse: Lawsuit Challenges Warrantless Cellphone Tracking

By Matthew Hector

A Chicago lawyer is suing the city and other defendants for gathering cellphone information in a way that violates individual privacy and should require a warrant.

Stingrays aren't found solely at sea. "Stingray" is also the nickname for cell site simulators. These devices mimic cell towers, collecting data from phones. Collected data can include text messages, browser history, phone call content, and an individual's location. Read More