Sep 152016
 
 September 15, 2016  Breaches, Govt  Add comments

Noah Feldman writes:

Federal law is supposed to protect the privacy of your Social Security number from government inquiries — but apparently that doesn’t extend to a check on whether you’ve paid back taxes and child support. In a decision with worrying implications for those who oppose a single national identification number, a divided federal appeals court has rejected a lawyer’s refusal to submit his Social Security number along with his renewal of Maryland bar membership.

Read more on Bloomberg.com.

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