Going Dark

Apple Wins a Round

By Susan Hennessey
Monday, February 29, 2016, 9:39 PM

Magistrate Judge James Orenstein in the Eastern District of New York has ruled that the government's request for assistance from Apple to extract data from a phone operating iOS 7—an older operating system than the one at issue in California—is not permissible under the All Writs Act.

The full opinion is below.

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