Tag Archives: Surveillance

Stop the EARN IT Bill Before It Breaks Encryption | EFF Action Center

By | October 7, 2020

The House and Senate are both pushing forward with the so-called “EARN IT” Act, a bill that will undermine encryption and free speech online. Attorney General William Barr and the DOJ have demanded for years that messaging services give the government special access to users’ private messages. If EARN IT passes, Barr will likely get… Read More »

US Government Gunning for the Fourth and Fifth Amendments. Again…

By | April 15, 2020

Attorney General William P. Barr declared on Monday that a deadly shooting last month at a naval air station in Pensacola, Fla., was an act of terrorism, and he asked Apple in an unusually high-profile request to provide access to two phones used by the gunman. Source: Barr Asks Apple to Unlock Pensacola Killer’s Phones,… Read More »