AC2 NEWS Weekly Crony News Roundup 9-23-2018

Google Engineers Quit After Secretive China Project Links Phone Number To Searches


Philadelphia Will Dismantle Its Asset Forfeiture Program and Pay $3 Million to Victims


The Great Recession’s architects are acting like they’re heroes



Oregon Legislature’s Counsel: Bloomberg-Funded Lawyer in DOJ Not Entirely Legal


Stupid: Venezuela jails 34 store managers on charges of price gouging


California farm workers voted out their union by a 5-1 margin in 2013, but state regulators withheld those results until a federal court ordered them released


China is building a digital dictatorship to exert control over its 1.4 billion citizens (It won’t stay in China)