Newsom Signs Bill Making Software Subject to Search Warrant Request
Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed a bill from Assemblymember Ed Chau requiring law enforcement agencies to apply for a search warrant if they intend to use software to track a person's movements — expanding the definition of a tracking device to reflect the usage of current technologies.
The state’s chief executive has signed a bill that would update a time-honored law enforcement process to reflect current technology.
In a recent news release, Gov. Gavin Newsom’s office indicated he signed