CBP searched 30,000 devices last year without warrant, up 4x from 3 years prior

The US is increasingly rejecting entry to people because of content sent to those persons by others, on social media and messaging apps. Read the rest

Geek Squad's secret spying on behalf of the FBI went on for a decade and involved constant, ongoing collaboration

A 2017 prosecution of a California doctor charged with possessing child pornography revealed that the FBI had been tipped off by a Best Buy technician the doctor had paid to service his computer; the technician had searched his computer and then provided evidence to the FBI, sidestepping the need for the FBI to obtain a warrant. Read the rest