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Microsoft tells US lawmakers cloud has changed the game on data privacy, gets 10 info demands a day from cops

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True, but the bank will nevertheless forcibly open the box in certain circumstances. For example, if the police turns up with a warrant for a particular box, the bank has reason to believe the box contains something hazardous, or the customer stops paying rent and cannot be contacted (the terms of my bank say they will wait for a year in that case, but then they will open it).

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