Warrentless GPS devices OK

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http://www.chicagotribune.com/technology/chi-ap-wi-gps-police,0,5867383.story
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Officers do not need to get warrants beforehand because GPS tracking does not involve a search or a seizure, Judge Paul Lundsten wrote for the unanimous three-judge panel based in Madison.
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One privacy advocate said the decision opened the door for greater government surveillance of citizens. Meanwhile, law enforcement officials called the decision a victory for public safety because tracking devices are an increasingly important tool in investigating criminal behavior.
This would also seem to indicate that ANYONE can attach a device to your car without your knowledge and it is OK.
 
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But if you find it on your car, do you get to keep it? Give it back to the government by sticking it on a school bus... Another good excuse to change your own oil.
 
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