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Piracy

Submission + - Police Search Cell Phones During Traffic Stops (thenewspaper.com)

Charliemopps writes: Apparently Michigan police have a device they are using in routine traffic stops to download the contents of drivers cellphones. Not only does this bring up civil liberties concerns but aren't these officers committing a crime by duplicating your music/software collection without the consent of the IP owners? How is this different from piracy?

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