Oct 172017

Mark Sherman of AP reports: The Supreme Court is intervening in a digital-age privacy dispute between the Trump administration and Microsoft over emails stored abroad. The justices say Monday they will hear the administration’s appeal of a lower court ruling in favor of Microsoft. The court held the emails sought [Read More…]

Oct 162017
 October 16, 2017  Court, Surveillance, U.S. No Responses »

FourthAmendment.com makes us aware of this opinion: An order compelling persons to provide fingerprints to unlock Apple devices doesn’t violation the self-incrimination clause of the Fifth Amendment. In re Search Warrant Application for [Name Redacted by the Court], 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 169384 (N.D. Ill. Sept. 18, 2017): The United [Read More…]

Oct 152017
 October 15, 2017  Breaches, Court No Responses »

Fiona Miller reports: The Inquisitr reported yesterday that Josh Duggar had lost his lawsuit against the magazine In Touch Weekly. Now, it appears the Duggar daughters have also lost their privacy lawsuit against the magazine. Four of the Duggar daughters, Jill Dillard, Jessa Seewald, Jinger Vuolo, and Joy-Anna Forsyth, took [Read More…]