Court: It’s entirely reasonable for police to swipe a suspicious gift card

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Court: It’s entirely reasonable for police to swipe a suspicious gift card——- Enlarge (credit: 401(K) 2012) A federal appeals court has found that law enforcement can, without a warrant, swipe credit cards and gift cards to reveal the information encoded on the magnetic stripe. It’s the third such federal appellate court to reach this conclusion. […]