On Tuesday, Judge Sheri Pym of the U.S. District Court in Los Angeles ordered Apple to help the FBI hack into an iPhone used by Syed Rizwan Farook, one of the San Bernardino terrorists. Apple, however, refused and is fighting the order:

It’s actually not as black and white as it sounds. Apple is accusing the FBI of overreach and says what they’ve been asked to do will create a “backdoor” of sorts that can be used to hack any iPhone in the future. Tim Cook posted this open letter on Apple’s website:

Donald Trump was asked about the case on “Fox & Friends” this morning and slammed Cook for his stance:

FWIW, Justice Scalia’s voice on this subject will be missed:

Apple has 5 days to respond to the order:



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