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12/13/2015

Law Enforcement is Using a 226­Year­Old Law to Force Tech Companies to Unlock Mobile Phones | American Civil Liberties Union

and that even the Obama administration previously publicly shelved its
pursuit of legislation mandating the creation of backdoors, law enforcement’s
shortcut by way of the All Writs Act should be scrutinized.
The American people deserve to know more about the government’s parallel
and largely hidden effort to implement a policy that co­opts technology
companies into law enforcement work.

TAGS: Cybersecurity, Internet Privacy, Privacy & Technology

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