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The Freedom of Information Act Doesn’t Allow Access to President Trump’s Tax Returns

Section 6103(a) of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) mandates that tax returns shall be confidential. The Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) wanted a peak at President Trump’s tax returns; might there be income from Russia? They submitted a Freedom of … Continue reading

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Facebook’s Targeted Job Ads Allow Companies to Exclude Women, Says ACLU Lawsuit

Facebook is facing a gender discrimination lawsuit that accuses the company of allowing employers advertising on its platform to target employment ads exclusively to male candidates. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed a federal complaint with the Equal Employment … Continue reading

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Here’s What Happens When We Allow Facial Recognition Technology in Our Schools

Facial recognition technology — unregulated, prone to error, and poorly understood — is being rapidly rolled out in schools. The idea of facial recognition technology conjures up scenes from books and films set in dystopian futures in which freedom and … Continue reading

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Bill will allow families to place markers on veterans graves

Legislation that guarantees U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs gravestone markers for the families of deceased veterans has won Congressional approval. The bill, which a West Hartford man pushed for nine years in his fathers memory, also provides medallions or bronze… … Continue reading

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FCC will now take your comments on whether to allow T-Mobile/Sprint merger

Enlarge / T-Mobile CEO John Legere (left) and then-Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure during an interview on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on April 30, 2018. (credit: Getty Images | Bloomberg) The Federal Communications Commission will accept petitions from … Continue reading

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