Supreme Court Privacy Case Important for Journalists

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The location data your phone gathers all day makes it possible for an interested party — the police, let’s say — to look back at a period of time and reconstruct precisely where you were, and from that to deduce who you were talking to and why. Such data may offer invaluable help in prosecuting a criminal. If it’s available on demand, without a warrant, it could be a nightmare for journalists who are trying to protect their sources, 

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