We Read All 20 Filings In Support Of Apple Against The FBI; Here Are The Most Interesting Points

Tech dirt:

In the last week or so, it became quite clear that a fair number of tech companies and organizations in the civil liberties community would file amicus (friend of the court) briefs urging magistrate judge Sheri Pym to side with Apple over the Justice Department and the FBI. However, now that the briefs are in, it’s fairly staggering just how many companies, organizations and individuals signed onto briefs supporting Apple. Yes, many of them teamed up and filed briefs together, but it’s still a ton. And that’s especially true for an issue at the district court level in front of a magistrate judge. Here’s the big list put together by Apple, including links to various blog posts and press releases about the filings: