Self-Incrimination vs. File-Encryption: Digital Forensics and the Death of the 5th Amendment

Self-Incrimination vs. File-Encryption: Digital Forensics and the Death of the 5th Amendment
Hacking the Constitution

In January 2012, U.S. District Judge Robert Blackburn ruled that a defendant in a digital forensics criminal case must turn over the unencrypted contents of her currently encrypted laptop. The defendant, Ramona Fricosu of Colorado, is charged with bank fraud, wire fraud, money laundering, and providing false statements to financial institutions in connection with her…

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