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…]

Feb 212017
 
Congress Contemplates Making it Illegal to Protect Consumer Privacy Online

Ernesto Falcon of EFF writes: Cable and telephone companies are pushing Congress to make it illegal for the federal government to protect online consumer privacy. When you go online you reveal a tremendous amount of private information about yourself. What you browse, what you purchase, who you communicate with—all reveal [Read More…]