By John Gruber
Learn anything, anywhere with Skillshare. Get your first two months free.
Wired News reports on an Orrin Hatch amendment tucked onto the Homeland Security Color Coded Alert Proud to Be An American Act:
A little-known amendment in the Senate version of the bill makes it much easier for ISPs to disclose e-mail communications without being served with a warrant, which had been prohibited before the Patriot Act of 2001.
I take it the Republicans won’t be conferring any awards on Phil Zimmerman any time soon.
(As seen on Rafe Colburn’s rc3.org.)