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Lawmakers call on feds to drop face recognition technologies
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Lawmakers call on feds to drop face recognition technologies
The Facial Recognition and Biometric Technology Moratorium Act, first filed in 2021, would bar federal agencies from using such technologies unless Congress passes an act that specifically authorizes such a use.
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ACLU calls on Janey to withdraw police surveillance order
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Local News
ACLU calls on Janey to withdraw police surveillance order
The city of Boston has filed a request for proposals to expand video surveillance use for police departments in nine area cities, on behalf of a nine-city regional security coalition.
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BPD cooperation with feds comes under fire
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Local News
BPD cooperation with feds comes under fire
The Boston Regional Intelligence Center (BRIC) — is under fire from city councilors and criminal justice reform advocates who are raising concerns about the Boston Police Department’s surveillance practices and cooperation with federal immigration enforcement officials.
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A dynamic shift at the ACLU
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Editorial
A dynamic shift at the ACLU
The ACLU plans to take on issues of systemic racism in economics, housing, employment in other areas.
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