Microsoft case highlights tension between privacy and security in the digital age

Can federal law enforcement  compel a private company to turn over customers’ information stored in servers outside of the country? Great case to follow: 

http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/microsoft-case-highlights-tension-between-privacy-and-security-in-the-digital-age/article/2646494

 

This ICPA strikes the balance needed between liberty and security in the digital age. It establishes clear rules for investigators, encourages cooperation with foreign governments, and most importantly protects the privacy of Americans. No matter what shakes out in the Supreme Court next month, Congress must act to make sure that future challenges like Microsoft’s are not necessary with clear legislation.
— Casey Given