Apple Calls on Congress to Form Committee for Privacy Issues

  • Surveys show public opinion backs unlocking terrorist's iPhone
  • IPhone maker seeking to make case in public, outside of courts

Apple Suits Up for Encryption Fight

Apple Inc. said the government should withdraw its court order requiring the company to help unlock a terrorist’s iPhone, and instead asked that U.S. lawmakers form an expert commission to discuss the implications for privacy, freedom and national security.

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