"A search warrant may not be validly issued to confiscate
the property of a journalist. ... Jason is a journalist who works
full-time for our company."
"We don't seek to do good. We may
inadvertently do good. We may inadvertently commit journalism. That is not the institutional intention."
While I'm pretty confident no one's going to jail over iPhonegate, perhaps "Jason is a blogger ..." would have been a more sincere plea. After all, the Shield Law does protect bloggers, and it has held up against far worse crimes than purloined gadgetry.
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