Daily Archives: June 6, 2018

Just Security: Opinion: What If Police Use ‘Rekognition’ Without Telling Defendants?

Just Security: Opinion: What If Police Use ‘Rekognition’ Without Telling Defendants? by Sarah St. Vincent: At least two US law enforcement departments – and Motorola, which sells equipment to the government – have already purchased access to Amazon’s ‘Rekognition’ system. … Continue reading

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Gizmodo: Paul Manafort Learns That Encrypting Messages Doesn’t Matter If the Feds Have a Warrant to Search Your iCloud Account

Gizmodo: Paul Manafort Learns That Encrypting Messages Doesn’t Matter If the Feds Have a Warrant to Search Your iCloud Account by Matt Novak: Federal prosecutors have accused Paul Manafort of witness tampering, alleging that he used WhatsApp and Telegram in … Continue reading

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E.D.N.Y.: Facebook warrants have to be broad; showing the crime under investigation is limit enough

If probable cause is shown, Facebook warrants have to be broad. There must be some attempt to limit by at least the crime under investigation, but the result will likely be production of the entire account. That is not unreasonable … Continue reading

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VA: Gun in plain view left in car was seizable under Long

Defendant fled from a car, and a gun was in plain view in the car. The officer acted reasonably in searching the car to secure the firearm under Michigan v. Long [aside from abandonment of the car] because defendant could … Continue reading

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Kansas City Star: Driving while black in Missouri is becoming more perilous, traffic stop report shows

Kansas City Star: Driving while black in Missouri is becoming more perilous, traffic stop report shows:

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