Landmark Privacy Decision: Supreme Court Rules Warrant Required To Search Your Cellphone
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Landmark Privacy Decision: Supreme Court Rules Warrant Required To Search Your Cellphone

In a unanimous ruling, the Supreme Court has ruled that our cellphones are constitutionally protected, and law enforcement must obtain a warrant. The question before the court was whether searching a cellphone retrieved from a suspect’s pocket was a search that was equivalent to looking through an address book—or was it more like searching through…