warrants are silly

The American Civil Liberties Union said Wednesday that it had filed a lawsuit under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), demanding records from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) policy of searching laptops at border crossings without any suspicion of wrongdoing. CBP instituted the policy last year, saying it had the right to look at the contents of traveler’s laptops without any need for a warrant.

- ACLU Sues for Records on Border Laptop Searches