Federal Judge Rejects Government’s Use of the All Writs Act of 1789 to Access Drug Trafficker’s iPhone

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In the midst of the firestorm surrounding Apple’s refusal to unlock the iPhone of San Bernardino shooter, Syed Rizwan Farook, federal Magistrate Judge James Orenstein has denied the government’s request to do the same for an accused drug trafficker in New York. In both cases, the government has attempted to bypass privacy laws by …