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Old Aug 11, 12, 10:04 pm
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Originally Posted by chollie View Post
I wonder how far they can take this at the checkpoint.

If my cellphone is password protected, can I be forced to give them the password to allow them to search my pictures and call log as part of the 'administrative' search?

The excuse for going through his checkbook and papers, of course, is that they are looking for dangerous items like razor blades and sheets of plastic 'nasty'.
I believe at that point the only thing you have on your side is silence.

Or state that you'll be happy to help after consulting an attorney during their questioning.
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