Microsoft President Brad Smith leaves the Supreme Court Tuesday after observing oral arguments before the high court in a dispute over emails that were sought as part of a drug trafficking investigation. Microsoft stores the emails at a data center in Ireland.
Microsoft President Brad Smith leaves the Supreme Court Tuesday after observing oral arguments before the high court in a dispute over emails that were sought as part of a drug trafficking investigation. Microsoft stores the emails at a data center in Ireland. Andrew Harnik AP
Microsoft President Brad Smith leaves the Supreme Court Tuesday after observing oral arguments before the high court in a dispute over emails that were sought as part of a drug trafficking investigation. Microsoft stores the emails at a data center in Ireland. Andrew Harnik AP

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