Tag: Search and Seizure

He Won a Landmark Case for Privacy Rights. He’s Going to Prison Anyway.

Timothy Carpenter won’t be remembered for the circumstances that landed him in prison, but for the Supreme Court case that bears his name. Carpenter v. United States, which set a new benchmark for privacy in the digital age, requires the police to obtain a warrant before obtaining cellphone location history from a phone company. Privacy […]

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Jennifer Dulos: Estranged Husband Arrested in Disappearance of Connecticut Mother of 5

The estranged husband of a Connecticut mother who went missing after she dropped their five children off at school has been arrested in the case, along with his girlfriend, the police said. The two were taken into custody around 11 p.m. on Saturday in Avon, Conn., the police said. They are charged with hindering a […]

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Britain Is Targeting ‘Dirty Money’ with Unexplained Wealth Orders

LONDON — The wife of an Azerbaijani banker dropped 30,000 pounds on chocolate in one purchase, amassed £3.5 million of designer French jewelry, and spent more than £150,000 on perfume. And that was just at one store. The extravagant spending by the woman, Zamira Hajiyeva, at the luxury British department store Harrods — which amounted […]

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