The Supreme Court has ruled that the police need permission to obtain an IP address – IT and the Internet

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In a recent Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC”) decision, Rv Bykovets2024 SCC 6, the majority of the court concluded that police must obtain a search warrant to access Internet Protocol (“IP”) addresses. The majority held that failure to obtain a search warrant before obtaining an IP address from a third-party service provider is a violation … Read more