Apple on Thursday filed a motion to vacate the order compelling it to assist the government in the search of an iPhone seized from a terrorist in the San Bernardino attack. The company filed the motion in the U.S. District Court Central District of California Eastern Division.
On Feb. 16, 2016, the government asked the court to compel Apple to assist in the investigation. The court granted the request, thereby compelling the company to create new software to enable the government to hack into an iPhone 5c used by one of the attackers.
Apple, in its motion, said the case is not about an isolated phone but about the government seeking a dangerous power to force companies [...]