House passes peek measure

McClintock, Pamela
October 2001
Daily Variety;10/16/2001, Vol. 273 Issue 32, p12
Trade Publication
Reports the approval of the anti-terrorism legislation to peek at cable modem and cable phone records in the United States.


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