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Pennsylvania supreme court says no privacy rights in phone calls

>A split Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled that individuals have no 
>reasonable expectation of privacy in telephone calls made in their own 
>home. The judge reasoned that with speakerphones, cell phones and the 
>like, users have no way of knowing who might be listening in on a 
>conversation and thus no reasonable expectation that the call will be 
>private. Majority opinion at 
>Coverage at:

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