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When Stealing is Legal

Civil asset forfeiture gives law enforcement and lawyers the right to seize property from lawbreakers, or suspected lawbreakers, far in excess of the criminal penalties they would face and is an invitation for abuse and corruption.

ACLU: Amazon shouldn’t sell face-recognition tech to police

Oh but it will. (From ABC) The American Civil Liberties Union and other privacy activists are asking Amazon to stop marketing a powerful facial recognition tool to police, saying law enforcement agencies could use the technology to “easily build a...