Cops can’t force you to unlock phone with face or fingerprint scan


Being forced by police to unlock your smartphone with your face or fingerprint is illegal, a California judge recently ruled. Previous U.S. judges had ruled that cops could use biometric data to make you unlock your device, but not your passcode. The newest ruling could be a landmark case for protecting the privacy of citizens, […]

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