Ziptide Oct. 2013

Oct. 2, 2013

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Can't legal action be taken against say the locksmith who reveled "key bumping?” I'm assuming it was a locksmith.  I've seen online how-to videos where these tricks are revealed and have heard that bump keys are sold for a few dollars on Amazon.

Can nothing be done to hold this knowledge in the interest of public safety? Or freedom of speech over rides this notion? Our system is full of inequities favoring the bad guys. 

Colin Stunts

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