After the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, and therefore constitutional protections for abortions, how personal data related to fertility and abortion access is used, or misused, has come into increased focus. Cell phone technology can track user data, including applications, location services and browsing history. Law enforcement has also been able to obtain and use this information in criminal cases.
The PBS NewsHour’s Digital Anchor Nicole Ellis on June 30 will speak with Electronic Frontier Foundation Executive Director Cindy Cohn at 12 p.m. ET about how they recommend best practices for protecting data use and privacy for people amid these new regulations.
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