“Broadband providers and Internet phone services must comply with wiretapping requirements designed for the traditional phone network, the Federal Communications Commission said in a preliminary decision Wednesday.”
Jesus christ. This is the part that gets me the most-
“unless they provide police with backdoors for wiretapping access [and] they asked the FCC to force surveillance back doors into instant-messaging programs”
<a href=“http://news.com.com/Fahrenheit+FBI/2010-7352_3-5300198.html”>This guy</a> has a running list of questions he wants to ask ashcroft and the FBI, but it seems like he is defending these privacy infringments, and trying to make them stronger in some cases.
<a href=“http://news.com.com/Feds+back+wiretap+rules+for+Internet/2100-7352_3-5296417.html”>The article.</a>