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Matt Sledge

Government Invokes 'Privacy' Exemption To Conceal Secrets

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

When the National Security Agency wanted to block the public release of former contractor Edward Snowden's emails, it found an unlikely ally: His priv...

Gerry Smith

Rights Group Says Privacy Law Needs An Update

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 07.31.2012 | Technology

A federal law passed nearly 40 years ago to control how the government collects information on Americans contains "major loopholes" that infringe on c...

Mike Sacks

Justices Not Moved By HIV-Positive Pilot's Distress

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Sacks | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A majority of the Supreme Court appeared unlikely Wednesday morning to help a California man who claims he suffered severe mental and em...

E-Verify: De Facto National ID and the End of Privacy

John W. Whitehead | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

This proposed federal law is really little more than a Trojan horse, a backdoor attempt by the powers-that-be to inflict a de facto National ID card on the American people.