Feb 142019
 February 14, 2019  Posted by  Business, Healthcare, Online, Surveillance, U.S.

Jacqueline Howard reports: A pair of public health experts has called for Facebook to be more transparent in the way it screens posts for suicide risk and to follow certain ethical guidelines, including informed consent among users. The social media giant details its suicide prevention efforts online and says it [Read More…]

Feb 132019
 February 13, 2019  Posted by  Court, Featured News, Non-U.S., Surveillance, Youth & Schools
[UPDATED] Supreme Court of Canada to rule on case of teacher who secretly filmed students' cleavage

UPDATE of Feb. 14:  Hallelujah, common sense and privacy prevailed.  Michael Geist tweets: Supreme Court of Canada overturns Court of Appeal in Jarvis with win for privacy – “students recorded by the accused were in circumstances that give rise to a reasonable expectation of privacy” https://scc-csc.lexum.com/scc-csc/scc-csc/en/item/17515/index.do — Michael Geist (@mgeist) [Read More…]