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Orlando ends facial recognition program with Amazon

In relation to…  LETTER FROM NATIONWIDE COALITION TO AMAZON CEO JEFF BEZOS REGARDING REKOGNITION  —— Orlando ends facial recognition program with Amazon (Reuters) – Orlando has stopped testing Amazon’s facial recognition program after rights groups raised concerns that the service could be used in ways that…

Liberty Coalition signs on to ACLU letter re: drone bill

June 12, 2018 Re: Coalition Opposes S. 2836, the Preventing Emerging Threats Act of 2018 Dear Senators, On behalf of the undersigned civil liberties organizations, we urge you to oppose S. 2836, the Preventing Emerging Threats Act of 2018, including efforts to attach it to other…

Government Accountability Project applauds new whistleblower law

From our Liberty Coalition partner organization Government Accountability Project: “Follow the Rules Act” shields those who refuse to violate agency regulations The Government Accountability Project today praised Congressional action from last week that closed a technical, but significant, loophole in whistleblower law. On May 26, the…

OpenTheGovernment: Trump administration must not purge records

OpenTheGovernment is concerned that the transcript of President Trump’s May 10 conversation with Russian officials is at risk, and is calling on the White House to immediately make available a copy of the full record of the meeting to the congressional Intelligence Committees. Yesterday’s Washington Post…