Feb 252017
 

Wendy Davis writes: A proposed biometric privacy bill in Montana is drawing support from the digital rights group Electronic Frontier Foundation, which argues that new laws are needed to protect people from privacy threats posed by facial recognition technology. “Cameras are increasingly accurate at long distances, and facial recognition algorithms [Read More…]

Feb 222017
 
 February 22, 2017  Laws, U.S. No Responses »

Elias J. Atienza reports: Libertarian-minded Republican Reps. Justin Amash (R-MI) and Thomas Massie (R-KY) teamed up to introduce a bill to repeal the Cybersecurity Act of 2015, which Amash called  the “worst anti-privacy legislation” back in 2015. The Cybersecurity Act of 2015 has been slammed as a invasion of privacy and condemned by civil liberties groups such as the [Read More…]