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Digital Privacy and Cell Phone Searches

Cell phones have become an ever present reality of life, as we constantly carry around devices containing a signficant amounts of personal data. The information on these devices can often be used as part of police investigations. For example, we often see police using cell phone tower data to triangulate a person's location based on their phone. Text messages have become an increasingly common piece of evidence in trials, which leads to the question: can the police search my phone?

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