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Cell phones: a tool for stalkers?

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(KWWL) -- Something that you keep with you for emergencies can possibly be used against you.

That's right, it's your cell phone! Many now include a GPS chip that constantly sends its location. The only way to disable this program is to turn the phone off.

The Justice Department estimates more than 25,000 adults in the U.S. are victims of GPS stalking a year.

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