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Why Are Border Sheriffs Rushing to Adopt Iris-Recognition Technology?

Sensitive technologies should not be deployed without democratic debate and input.

By Matt Cagle
August 30, 2017

Anti-Distracted Driving “Textalyzer” Technology: Not as Simple as it Seems

Proposal is based on non-existent technology and doesn't pass constitutional muster.

By Jay Stanley
August 24, 2017

Airlines Should Decline to Participate in the Government’s Airport Face Recognition Program

Given their role, the airlines have a responsibility to ensure that customers’ rights are respected

By Neema Singh Guliani, Jay Stanley
August 10, 2017

Baltimore Police Caught By Their Own Body Cameras Planting Evidence: Lessons

Officer control over activation is a central reason for public mistrust of body camera programs.

By Jay Stanley
August 7, 2017

What’s Wrong With Airport Face Recognition?

A CBP program envisions applying face recognition to all passengers departing the United States, including Americans.

By Jay Stanley
August 4, 2017

Lessons From the Minnesota Shooting Body Camera Activation Failure

The public increasingly expects that police incidents will be recorded. Good policies are needed to make sure that happens.

By Jay Stanley
July 20, 2017

Reality Winner Is Latest to Face Prosecution Under Awful World War I Espionage Act

Prosecution under law enacted at a dark time in our history makes a fair trial impossible.

By Jay Stanley
July 11, 2017

One of the Nation’s Only Judges to Rule Against Right to Record Police Just Got Overturned

The First Amendment protects our greatest tool for police accountability.

By Molly Tack-Hooper
July 10, 2017

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