The petition of the day is:

17-1005

Issue: Whether a court-appointed legal representative, such as an estate administrator, should be able to provide lawful consent under the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, 18 U.S.C. § 2701 et seq., for the disclosure of private email messages stored in an online email account by a user who died without a will or any other indication of actual consent.

Posted in Oath Holdings v. Ajemian, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Aurora Barnes, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Feb. 6, 2018, 5:00 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2018/02/petition-of-the-day-1317/