Adam Klasfeld reports:
Just in time for Halloween, a federal magistrate gave the government a fright by restricting its prodigious power to surveil cellphones.
U.S. Magistrate Judge Gabriel Gorenstein’s five-page order Friday does not identify any information about the manufacturer, suspect or alleged crime at issue in the case of on his docket. But his ruling is nonetheless notable for the hoops it will make the government jump through to crack a cellphone in the post-Edward Snowden age.
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