If you're based in the US, today is a good day to check the privacy settings on your health trackers and find out what sort of data they store.


uspol: repro rights, privacy 

The Dobbs decision is triggering state laws that outlaw abortion. Since that will mean, in some cases, criminal investigations, it's only a matter of time before some agencies begin testing the waters to see if they can get warrants for health tracker data, to present as evidence that a particular defendant was pregnant during the time frame specified by state law. Until bodily autonomy is guaranteed by federal law, it's best not to store or share that data.

uspol: repro rights, privacy 

@lrhodes Republicans claim to be all about small government and individual freedom...

and somehow there are always idiots who believe them. 🤦‍♀️

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