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Re: Court Orders Gov't To Disclose GPS Tracking Data

From: Karl Dubost <karld@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 8 Sep 2011 18:30:10 +0200
Message-Id: <9A14179A-27A8-4F0F-A0F2-29845335CC86@opera.com>
Cc: Rigo Wenning <rigo@w3.org>, "public-privacy (W3C mailing list)" <public-privacy@w3.org>
To: David Singer <singer@apple.com>

Le 8 sept. 2011 à 16:38, David Singer a écrit :
> A.  We can place gps devices on people's cars and track them without a warrant because their cars are in public places and they have no expectation of privacy.
> B.  We cannot release the records because that would violate their privacy.

I wonder what is the law in different countries for stalking. You could follow someone, write down all venues this person is going to, even track yourself following the person. 

Is the issue about tracking (collecting the data) or sharing them?

Karl Dubost - http://dev.opera.com/
Developer Relations & Tools, Opera Software
Received on Thursday, 8 September 2011 16:30:44 UTC

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