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Electronic Communications Privacy Act

What are some of the major components of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act? Provide examples of two court cases in which this act was used. Explain case details and the final decision of the court.

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Since the terrorist act of 9/11, the United States Government has increased electronic awareness in defense of homeland security. In saying this, many of the statutes implemented to identify possible terrorist acts apply to the common criminal. Contrary to those statutes are privacy acts created and enforced to protect the common citizen from government intrusion. One such act is that of the Electronic Communications Act. Below we'll discuss some of the major components of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act and provide some examples of court cases in which the act was used.

In order to protect the privacy of information for their consumers, many businesses ensure each individual gets a copy of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act and how it applies to the services provided and agreement between the business and ...

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The major components of the electronic communications privacy acts are determined. Examples of the court cases are determined.

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