Amazon Turns Over Recordings With Murder Suspect's OK

Law360, New York (March 7, 2017, 8:11 PM EST) -- Inc. has dropped its challenge to a search warrant that demanded the company turn over audio recordings picked up by an Echo device that was discovered during a murder investigation in an Arkansas home, after the owner of the device — who has been charged with the murder — gave permission for the records to be released. 

The online retail giant had asked Arkansas' Benton County Circuit Court on Feb. 17 to quash the search warrant it had received as part of the local police department's investigation into the death of Victor Collins in November 2015. According to prosecutors, Collins...

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