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FBI Director Warns Google and Apple “If You Don’t Decrypt Phones, We’ll Do It For You”

The Fourth Amendment to the US Constitution is crystal clear in meaning.

The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized. 280 more words


The FBI Is Dead Wrong: Apple’s Encryption Is Clearly in the Public Interest

Ken Gude,  Wired

The Edward Snowden revelations of massive secret government surveillance and the string of data breaches at large U.S. companies have increased awareness among the American people about the need to protect the privacy of their electronic data. 320 more words


John Grisham Defends the Right of White Guys to View Kiddie Porn.

When you don’t think before you speak you end up saying something you’ll regret.   For former attorney and best-selling author John Grisham, master of the legal potboiler, his regretful remarks came… 992 more words

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FBI Director Calls on “Good People” of Apple, Google to Dump New Encryption

New encryption technologies on smartphones will make it harder for law enforcement to solve crimes or stop terrorists, Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey said Thursday in a speech asking companies including Google and Apple to reverse course. 535 more words


Hunt on for notorious suspect in 1976 murders after exhumed body does not match fugitive's DNA

Human remains recently exhumed from an Alabama grave are not those of the notorious fugitive William Bradford Bishop, who is accused of killing five family members with a small sledgehammer in Montgomery County, Maryland in 1976 and setting their bodies on fire, law enforcement officials said Wednesday. 532 more words


Central's Wesley Riddell making a name for himself

Central High School senior Wesley Riddell, center, jokes with a teammate during practice on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, in Independence, Ore. Riddell leads the state in rushing with 1,500 yards and 20 touchdowns through six games this season. 1,387 more words