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Here we go again: US govt tells Facebook to kill end-to-end encryption for the sake of the children

JohnFen Silver badge

Re: "Outside the digital world, none of us would accept the proposition that"

"For instance they arent (yet) allowed to request/demand the keys to everyones house, in case they later need to pop in, with or without a warrant"

They're allowed to request it (in the US, anyway). The cops can request anything they like. What they aren't allowed to do is compel it.

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