GeoIP database issues and the real world consequences

Jeremy McDermond mcdermj at
Mon Apr 11 17:10:23 UTC 2016

> On Apr 11, 2016, at 10:02 AM, Ken Chase <math at> wrote:
> Cant believe law enforcement is using this kind of info to execute searches.
> Wouldnt that undermine the credibility of any evidence brought up in trials
> for any geoip locates?

What overworked and underpaid public defender is going to know enough to challenge the “evidence?”  What judge is going to know enough to call BS on the search warrant affidavit?  A good number of the judges in Oregon used to work for one of the DA’s offices, you think they question law enforcement affidavits very aggressively?

> /kc
Jeremy McDermond (NH6Z)
Xenotropic Systems
mcdermj at

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