Can A 1789 Law Apply To An iPhone?

NPR – February 19, 2016

When a federal judge ordered Apple earlier this week to unlock a phone used by one of the assailants in a mass shooting in San Bernardino, Calif., she cited a law from 1789. It could make you wonder if the nation’s legal system is having a hard time keeping up with the fast pace of technological change.

The “perfect” answer we will fall short of.
The likely response is a mushy “sort of.”

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