Who Says Police Need Warrant for GPS Tracking? Supreme Court, That’s Who!

Police Need Warrant for GPS Tracking. (Last updated 12 August, 2017) This has always been a hot topic here at Satviz.com, the place where you can learn about GPS ROI (return On Investment) and Legalities. There are 50 states in the US, plus the district of Columbia … all with their own laws regarding GPS tracking. There have also been a number of Federal Court cases on this subject. However, this recent US Supreme Court decision is going to weigh

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GPS Tracking Isn’t Always About GPS Tracking

GPS Tracking Can’t Be This Invasive GPS Tracking Can’t Be This Invasive. (last Update 30 April , 2017) A lot of folks come here to the GPS ROI Tracking Blog searching for answers about legalities and concerns regarding GPS Tracking. Tracking their cell phones, tracking their cars, tracking their pets or even tracking their spouses. Some of their concerns are sort of “way out there in Left Field”.  Some of their comments and concerns are very real and very close

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Don’t Worry About GPS Tracking You — Worry About Your Cellphone

Don’t Worry About GPS Tracking You Ever since the day I first started this site ( back on 2004-03-20 … wow has it been that long?) I have been fielding questions about the legality of GPS tracking. When I first started the site tis question kind of threw me, because it’s no secret that I am an unabashed GPS tracking enthusiast.  Heck I earned my primary living at it for many years. Doesn’t The Fourth Amendment Protect You? But it’s

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GPS And The Mid-Life Crisis — More On Is It Legal to Track Someone’s Car?

Is it legal to track someone’s car? Funny how I just wrote about what appears to be a lawyer being overcome by mid-life “wrong-headed thinking”, and then across my desk comes this account of a high school principal apparently acting on his urges rather the good sense we would expect he had been teaching his students for years. Milan High principal accused of tracking car, suspended Milan High School Principal John “Flipper” Burks has been suspended without pay after he received

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GPS And The Mid-Life Crisis — Is It Legal to Track Someone’s Car?

Is it legal to track someone’s car? Goodness, how many times have I been asked that question here? Usually, my standard answer is to consult a lawyer. If you don’t have one in mind, here’s a lawyer who seems well-versed in GPS laws. (or maybe not). WILLIAMSPORT (PA) — A lawyer in Lycoming County has been accused of illegally placing a tracking device and audio recorder in the vehicle of the South Williamsport woman who had jilted him. Michael J.

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