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Yasir Afifi shows where a GPS tracking device was placed on his car at his home in San Jose, Calif. The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Monday that police must get a search warrant before using GPS technology to track criminal suspects.

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Warrant needed for GPS tracking, high court says

In a rare defeat for law enforcement, the Supreme Court unanimously agreed on Monday to bar police from installing GPS technology to track suspects without first getting a judge’s approval.

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