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Comment: Self Incrimination Irrelevant (Score 0) 353

by quarnap (#47418675) Attached to: UK Computing Student Jailed After Failing To Hand Over Crypto Keys
If the authorities have a proper search warrant, I don't see why he can't be compelled to give his encryption keys. It is no different than being compelled to provide the key to a locked desk. The location of the key is irrelevant, whether it be in his mind or on his keychain.

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