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In Olmstead v United States, the U.S. Supreme Court interpreted the fourth amendment to apply only to physical intrusion.
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In Katz vs US, the U.S. Supreme Court determined that the government needs a court order to intrude where a reasonable person has a reasonable expectation of privacy.
True
The Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets explicitly allowed wiretapping and electronic surveillance by law enforcement agencies with a warrant.
True
The USA Patriot Act gives individuals more protection from governmental intrusion.
False
In Kyllo vs United States, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that when the government uses a device that's not in use by the General public to "see" things it could not without intrusion, that is a "search" and requires a warrant.
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US vs Jones was the first major case of digital technology surveillance and involved police attaching a GPS tracking device to a person's vehicle without a search warrant.
True
Broadcast media traditionally has had the strongest First Amendment protection while print media has the weakest First Amendment protection.
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The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that requiring content filters on public library computers was unconstitutional.
False
Miller v. California ruled that community standards could not play a role in whether or not material was deemed obscene.
False
Sony v. Universal city studios ruled that private, non-commercial copying for personal use was fair use.
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Sega v. Accolade, Inc helped determine that reverse engineering was allowable in order to make a compatible product.
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All peer-to-peer technologies were found to be illegal as a result of the Napster case.
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Copyright law protects processes and inventions, while patent law protects the particular expression of an idea.
False
Some computer errors are actually system failures, in that it was the human/computer interface which caused the resulting problem.
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The cause of failure in a computer program is often due to more than one factor.
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Legacy systems are typically reliable, but inflexible.
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US and European pilots are now trained to follow Traffic Collision Avoidance System instructions even if they conflict with instructions from an air traffic controller.
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Redundancy and self-checking are often present in safety-critical systems.
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A feature of high reliability organizations is loose structure.
True
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