Expectation of Privacy Extended to Email

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An anonymous reader writes “In a 6th circuit court decision [PDF] today 4th amendment expectation of privacy rights were extended to email. ‘The ruling by the Sixth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Ohio upholds a lower court ruling that placed a temporary injunction on e-mail searches in a fraud investigation against Steven Warshak, who runs a supplements company best known for a male enhancement product called Enzyte. Warshak hawks Enzyte using “Smiling Bob” ads that have gained some notoriety.’”

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