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Fordham Law Class Collects Personal Info About Scalia; Supreme Ct. Justice Is Steamed | ABA Journal - Law News Now
I need a 'turnabout is fair play' tag.

FTA: 'Last year, when law professor Joel Reidenberg wanted to show his Fordham University class how readily private information is available on the Internet, he assigned a group project. It was collecting personal information from the Web about himself.

This year, after U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia made public comments that seemingly may have questioned the need for more protection of private information, Reidenberg assigned the same project. Except this time Scalia was the subject, the prof explains to the ABA Journal in a telephone interview.'
privacy  surveillance  scotus  scalia 
may 2009 by kkennedy
New York Police Fight With U.S. on Surveillance - NYTimes.com
FTA: 'The dispute has played out since midsummer in a highly unusual exchange of letters between Raymond W. Kelly, the [NYPD] police commissioner, and Michael B. Mukasey, the [US] attorney general, in which each accuses the other of mishandling terrorism cases and embracing an approach that made the public more vulnerable. The letters have not been publicly released.'
nyt  gwot  security  surveillance  michaelmukasey  nypd 
november 2008 by kkennedy
Obama’s ‘Sister Souljah Moment’ on the Surveillance Bill
I'm marking this for followup, Lanny. Let's see what you think about this trainwreck after some time has passed.
fisa  surveillance  congress  civlib  followup 
july 2008 by kkennedy
Amendment Would Put Spy Lawsuits, Amnesty On Hold Pending Investigation
If Sen. Dodd gets shouted down this time, I say bring on Bingaman and this amendment!
privacy  legal  gwot  surveillance  nsa  security 
july 2008 by kkennedy
FBI Prepares Vast Database Of Biometrics
"That's the key," he said. "You've chosen it. You have chosen to say, 'Yeah, I want this place to recognize me.' " -- what, by walking in the door?
security  surveillance  washingtonpost 
december 2007 by kkennedy
Understanding government spying.
By Patrick Radden Keefe, Orin Kerr, David Kris, and Marty Lederman - Slate Magazine
legal  security  surveillance  nsa  fisa 
august 2007 by kkennedy

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