ACLU: Law Needs 'Carnivore' Fix
Source: Wired - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Privacy "There's no clear law that authorizes Carnivore," said ACLU associate director Barry Steinhardt. "But the FBI and the Justice Department ... will argue that there's no clear law that prohibits it. And Congress needs to put some real limits on what . . . "There's no clear law that authorizes Carnivore," said ACLU associate director Barry Steinhardt. "But the FBI and the Justice Department ... will argue that there's no clear law that prohibits it. And Congress needs to put some real limits on what law enforcement can do." The American Civil Liberties Union, on Tuesday, urged Congress to amend outdated electronic privacy laws following news of an FBI system capable of large-scale email interception and analysis.

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