Wed, Jul 11, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
Should Cellphone Surveillance be Regulated?Download audio (MP3)
Mobile phone carriers have seen a dramatic increase in requests from law enforcement for customers' phone records, according to new data provided to Congress. Police say that the information -- which can include location information, text messages and call records -- is critical to fighting crime. But civil liberties advocates are calling for new standards to protect customers' privacy.
Host: Michael Krasny
- Chris Conley, technology and civil liberties policy attorney with the ACLU of Northern California
- Jeffrey Rabkin, vice president of Stroz Friedberg, a global computer forensics and computer investigations firm
- Ross Schulman, public policy and regulatory counsel for the Computer and Communications Industry Association (CCIA)