J_RaD - 2:12 pm on Jul 29, 2011 (gmt 0)
US internet providers would be forced to keep logs of their customers' online activities for one year in case police want to review them in the future, under legislation approved by a House of Representatives committee on Thursday.
bad bad bad baddddd, make the police seize computers to figure that out, or subpoena a SE.
The 19-to-10 vote represents a victory for conservative Republicans, who made data retention their first major technology initiative after last autumn's elections, and the Justice Department officials who have quietly lobbied for the sweeping new requirements...
first major technology initiative? those meat heads have got plenty of better things on their plates then to be kicking this can around. I also don't like idiots that don't understand tech are creating laws for it.