Cell phone spam now a crime

Thursday, 22 September 2005, 1:56 AM EST

An Arizona appellate court ruled Tuesday that a 1991 federal law's ban against using autodialers to call cell phones applies to sending e-mail text messages with unsolicited advertisements - a technology not in vogue when the law was enacted.

At Wired.

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