A 1500 percent increase in requests, followed by another 600 percent increase. To compare, say there were 100 requests, then 1500, then 9000. And really, this is just one avenue that government agencies try to keep surveillance on you. If the court denies their request, or a company like Google denies it, they might just buy the records from an authorized 3rd party and get the info anyway.
All the people worried about vaccines and microchips and meanwhile the ability to follow you anywhere has been in your pocket the whole time, freely accessible to anyone that wants it.(and this is just the most easily accessible form)
It’s not that your fears are unwarranted, it’s that you’re stupid enough to support conspiracy theories when the truth has been in front of you for over a decade.
I’ve been saying this for a long time, but you don’t have to worry about losing your freedoms and privacy to the government, corporations have been buying and selling it for years. And that folks, is why you push for a transparent, accountable government and regulated commerce.