Carriers Struggle With CALEA Deadline

Vaughan, Allyson
July 2002
Wireless Week;7/1/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 26, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the difficulty facing wireless carriers in complying with the Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act in the U.S.. Reasons for the compliance difficulty; Compliance extension requested by MobileTel Inc.; Key factor influencing the compliance of Easterbrooke Cellular Corporation.


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