Advocates Oppose Expanded FBI Search Authority

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While investigating an online child pornography ring, the FBI asked a Virginia judge to sign a warrant that would permit the agency to search an unlimited number of computers anywhere in the world. The 2015 warrant was used in Operation Pacifier, during which the FBI commandeered a popular child pornography website called Playpen and infected visitors’ computers with malware to track them remotely, reports the American Bar Association Journal. As . . .

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