In a Pandemic, Data Privacy Goes Out the Window

What you need to know about your privacy as the coronavirus spreads

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Public health officials can detain you, force you into quarantine, and even search your phone, read your emails, and access your personal data.

If people refuse to cooperate, there are ways of forcing them.

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