Should Data Collected from a Smart Device Be Usable in a Criminal Prosecution?

The increasing reliance on "smart" devices is creating a variety of new legal issues, including the following: whether or not data collected from a "smart" device should be usable in a criminal prosecution? This fact pattern came up recently in an Arkansas murder case, where an Amazon Echo was in a home where a body was found. This Tech Crunch article discusses some of the interesting legal issues surrounding the use of smart device data in the courtroom:

Can Your SmartHome Be Used Against You in Court?

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