WaPo: Border agents can look at everything on your cell phone. Congress should change that (editorial)

WaPo: Border agents can look at everything on your cell phone. Congress should change that (editorial):

PRETTY MUCH everyone can agree that Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents should be able to freely search travelers’ bags at the border. Their job is to stop everything from illegal weapons to illicit drugs to invasive species from entering the country. But searching through every last email on your cellphone? That’s much less defensible.

Even so, CBP has the legal authority to thumb through every personal detail on Americans’ electronic devices without meeting any standard of suspicion, as though practically bottomless digital storage devices were the same as under-seat suitcases. …

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