geolocation privacy protection act

Geolocation Privacy Protection Act vetoed by Illinois governor


The protections would require companies to ask for consumers’ consent before accessing and sharing their data, but the governor said it's no more than excessive red tape.

Big campaign donations raise the stakes for Illinois' attempt to pass data privacy legislation


As a national tug of war over data privacy moves away from Washington, two landmark bills in Illinois stagger toward passage amid claims of foul play.