Transparency Report Shows Ancestry.com Rejected a Warrant Demanding Access to Its DNA Database – Techdirt February 6, 2020

Thank you to the IT person at Midwest Historical and Genealogical Society (MHGS) for bringing this article to my attention – “Transparency Report Shows Ancestry.com Rejected a Warrant Demanding Access to Its DNA Database” https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20200205/12251843861/transparency-report-shows-ancestrycom-rejected-warrant-demanding-access-to-dna-database.shtml.

From the article, it sounds like an open-ended request for full access to all of Ancestry‘s DNA customers. That’s going way too far in my opinion. If it were for a specific individual or related individuals,

 

 

 

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3 Responses to Transparency Report Shows Ancestry.com Rejected a Warrant Demanding Access to Its DNA Database – Techdirt February 6, 2020

  1. SLIMJIM says:

    I know the industry is nervous with law enforcement and also to protect privacy of clients

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