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Paul Sponsors ‘Data Protection Act’: Border agents require “reasonable suspicion” to search laptops

Paul Sponsors ‘Data Protection Act’

by John Pape

1 day 3 hrs ago

Area congressman Ron Paul has sponsored legislation designed to require border agents to have “reasonable suspicion” to search the digital equipment of a traveler entering the United States.

Paul said his legislation would force Department of Homeland Security agents to have at least reasonable suspicion that a person has engaged, or is about to engage, in criminal activity before they can search a traveler’s digital equipment. Currently, he pointed out, federal officers can search or seize a traveler’s laptop computer, Blackberry or other electronic device without cause.

That, Paul said, is unconstitutional.

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