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Submission + - New York Judge OKs Warrant To Search Entire Gmail Account (itworld.com)

jfruh writes: While several U.S. judges have refused as overbroad warrants that sought to grant police access to a suspects complete Gmail account, a federal judge in New York State OK'd such an order this week. Judge Gabriel W. Gorenstein argued that a search of this type was no more invasive than the long-established practice of granting a warrant to copy and search the entire contents of a hard drive, and that alternatives, like asking Google employees to locate messages based on narrowly tailored criteria, risked excluding information that trained investigators could locate.
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New York Judge OKs Warrant To Search Entire Gmail Account

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