Fifth amendment

03.03.12
Authorities decrypt laptop without defendant's help, Fifth Amendment need not apply
03.03.12

Authorities decrypt laptop without defendant's help, Fifth Amendment need not apply

Constitutional junkies have had their eyes on Colorado for awhile now, because a federal judge ther...

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02.26.12
Court upholds Fifth Amendment, prevents forced decryption of data
02.26.12

Court upholds Fifth Amendment, prevents forced decryption of data

When our forefathers were amending the constitution for the fifth time, they probably didn't have T...

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01.24.12
Judge forces defendant to decrypt laptop, fuels debate over Fifth Amendment rights
01.24.12

Judge forces defendant to decrypt laptop, fuels debate over Fifth Amendment rights

A judge in Colorado yesterday ordered a defendant to decrypt her laptop's hard drive at the prosecu...

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