Peter Swire Testifies on Encryption and “Going Dark”


This morning, FPF Senior Fellow Peter Swire presented testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee on encryption and the balance between public safety and privacy. Swire highlights the concerns raised by a diverse coalition of cybersecurity and privacy experts, tech companies, and human rights activists about law enforcement’s “going dark” argument.

“We can respect the heartfelt concerns of law enforcement officials facing new challenges while respectfully disagreeing with proposed policies,” he concludes.¬†You can read his full testimony here.