Sep 202020
 September 20, 2020  Posted by  Govt, Healthcare, Non-U.S., Surveillance

Farhat Nasim reports: Expressing concern over breach of data privacy, chemist body, All India Organization of Chemists & Druggists (AIOCD) recently moved comments and feedback on the Draft Health Data Management Policy with Indu Bhushan, CEO, National Health Authority (NHA). The draft policy was first published on August 26, 2020, [Read More…]

Sep 192020
 September 19, 2020  Posted by  Online, Surveillance, U.S., Youth & Schools

 The Rutherford Institute has issued a precautionary “opt out” letter as a means by which families whose children are taking part in remote learning / virtual classes might assert their Fourth Amendment privacy rights and guard against intrusive government surveillance posed by remote learning technologies. The Institute released its model “Parental [Read More…]

Sep 172020
 September 17, 2020  Posted by  Govt, Surveillance, U.S.

Press release issued September 11: Today, Congressman Bill Foster (D-IL), Congressman John Katko (R-NY), Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), and Congressman Barry Loudermilk (R-GA) introduced the bipartisan Improving Digital Identity Act of 2020. The legislation would work to modernize the country’s lagging digital identity infrastructure with a three-pronged approach: It would establish a task [Read More…]

Sep 172020
 September 17, 2020  Posted by  Govt, Laws, Surveillance, U.S.

Ed Hasbrouck writes: As it’s been doing for years, the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is still lying about the state of compliance by states with the Federal REAL-ID Act of 2005. The DHS claims that “All U.S. States [Are] Now Compliant” with the REAL-ID Act. But as we’ve noted many times before, the REAL-ID [Read More…]