Glenn Beck: ‘I Stand with Apple’ in Encryption Fight

February 18, 2016 – In The News
The Hill

Matthew S. Adams was featured in The Hill article, “Glenn Beck: 'I Stand with Apple' in Encryption Fight.” Full text can be found in the February 18, 2016, issue, but a synopsis is below.

The FBI recently issued Apple a court order and requested that the tech giant build a "backdoor" into the iphone in order to obtain information from an encrypted cell phone belonging to one of the San Bernardino shooters. Apple has yet to create such a feature and fears that building one may put “all” iphones at risk.

“If a private company would be required to capitulate to a government demand like this, we’re living in George Orwell’s 1984,” said Fox Rothschild’s Matthew Adams.

View the full article here.

This quote was also featured in the article, "Legal Battle Heating Up Over Digital Privacy."