Reply to post: Re: erm isn't this what law enforcement is for?

US Congress mulls first 'hack back' revenge law. And yup, you can guess what it'll let people do

Muscleguy Silver badge

Re: erm isn't this what law enforcement is for?

Sort of, isn't it rather like the police having to get a warrant from a judge before searching the home and premises of a suspected burglar? Though it reminds of FindMyPhone incidents were the cops, despite being shown specific GPS data decline to intervene and suggest the aggrieved party go there themselves and attempt to get their property back,

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