The Canadian Press

2013-03-27 | SCOC-Laptops-Cellphones

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The Supreme Court of Canada ruled police need special wiretap orders, not just ordinary search warrants, to intercept cellphone text messages as part of criminal investigations. Canadian Press reporter Terry Pedwell had this report.

Date: 2013-03-27
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 30 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << in a five to decision the court has sided with wireless giant telus and quashed a general warrant that had forced the company to turn over text messages to police the case arises from a warrant the Ontario Superior Court granted to police unknown sound Ontario that order tell us to turn over text from two of its customers the word force the company to email police a copy of the customer's text every day for two weeks unbeknownst to the owners of the phones telus appealed to the Supreme Court after losing its initial bid to quash the warrant turbid rather Canadian press autoblog >>

Clip ID: 20130327CNCP01