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Houston Company Donates Body Cameras to Ferguson Police

A Texas-based video equipment company has donated five body cameras to the Ferguson Police Department, the same Missouri police department that has come under fire after an unarmed teen was shot and killed by an officer. 219 more words


Bicyclist Killed Fought 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

SEATTLE (AP) — The bicyclist who died in a collision with a truck in downtown Seattle was identified as a well-respected attorney who was part of the American Civil Liberties Union legal team that successfully challenged the U.S. 179 more words


The Logistics of Surveillance

August 31, 2014,
New York, NY.

The Fourth Amendment ensures that people feel secure that their physical mail and personal possessions are safe from unwarranted search and seizure, so why are the same rights not afforded to e-mail?

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Colton Wilson - Concerns For The Mentally Disabled


Just an FYI for Montanans.  We have been following this young man’s story for a few years now.  We will be issuing a follow up story soon.   16 more words

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Despite Criticism, Los Altos Adopts Controversial License Plate Surveillance Policy

LOS ALTOS (KCBS)— After a year on the beat, a license plate scanner used by Los Altos Police now has a new policy for how long that data can be stored. 236 more words


Md. Won't Detain Immigrants Unless Probable Cause

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Gov. Martin O’Malley has directed a state-run jail in Baltimore to only comply with federal requests to hold immigrants beyond their release date if there is probable cause that a crime has been committed. 111 more words


Judges rejects ACLU election lawsuit.

Hawaii Supreme Court said it doesn’t have jurisdiction to grant relief for voters.

Source:  Associated Press (Honolulu), 28 August 2014.

Reporter:  Cathy Bussewitz. 237 more words