Rhode Island police press legislation giving them access to telephone records

The Rhode Island Senate has passed a bill that will give law enforcement special access to telephone company records for subscribers without first obtaining a warrant. This should be of special interest to criminal defense investigators who could face prosecutors holding secret, unknowable evidence. The governor has raised civil liberties concerns, which could doom the legislation.

UPDATE: Bill To Allow Searches of Phone Records Dies

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