CO: Judge: Americans can be forced to decrypt their laptops

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January 25, 2012
Information Liberation    
Posted in LAND News

"American citizens can be ordered to decrypt their PGP-scrambled hard drives for police to peruse for incriminating files, a federal judge in Colorado ruled today in what could become a precedent-setting case.Judge Robert Blackburn ordered a Peyton, Colo., woman to decrypt the hard drive of a Toshiba laptop computer no later than February 21--or face the consequences including contempt of court." (01/23/12)  

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