En Banc Circuit to Review Retention of Seized Hard Drives

The full Second Circuit will rehear a case in which a divided panel ruled that the Fourth Amendment was violated where investigators made copies of computer hard drives that contained files beyond the scope of a search warrant, held them for more than two-and-a-half years, and then used them to obtain another warrant.

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