Originally Posted by AustinChief
Unfortunately, as Amnorix has pointed out, the 4th does NOT apply to data held by a 3rd party. You effectively waived your 4th Amendment rights when you "gave" your data to the phone company, or Facebook, or Google, etc etc
Those are not the govt but private entities. Last I checked the Constitution restrains the Federal govt. The govt set up private rooms in those places to get that information.
This has consistently been the Supreme Court's stance.
As if all judges on the SC don't make legal errors. Let's start with ACA not even knowing the Origination Clause if it were really a tax.
Before you read the “Outside The Lines” report, consider this:
Taping the opposing team’s sideline still isn’t banned; only taping the opposing team from the sideline is illegal.
Also remember this:
Taping the opposing team from the sideline wasn’t banned until 2006, yet the report cites examples as far back as 2000. ~NESN