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 January 23, 2013  Posted by  Court, Surveillance, U.S.

Jaikumar Vijayan reports:

An individual who inadvertently exposes the contents of his computer over an unsecured wireless network still has a reasonable expectation of privacy against a search of those contents by the police, a federal judge in Oregon ruled last week.

The ruling involves John Henry Ahrndt, a previously convicted sex offender who was sentenced to 120 months in prison for possession of child pornography on his computer.

Read more on Computerworld.

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