The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear the continuing Microsoft v. U.S. case, USA Today reports. The case, involving whether Microsoft must turn over emails located on servers in Ireland, has gone back and forth, with a U.S. district judge initially telling the tech company to turn over the emails, while an appeals court later overturned the decision in Microsoft's favor. While Congress considers legislation to update the Stored Communications Act of 1986, Microsoft President and Chief Legal Officer Brad Smith said the Supreme Court should have waited for lawmakers to reach a decision. "The current laws were written for the era of the floppy disk, not the world of the cloud," Smith wrote in a blog post. "We believe that rather than arguing over an old law in court, it is time for Congress to act by passing new legislation."
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