Fair justice systems need open data access

Although U.S. court documents are publicly available online, they sit behind expensive paywalls inside a difficult-to-navigate database.

The legal implications of digital privacy

A June 2018 decision rendered by the Supreme Court of the United States established an interesting principle on digital privacy in a case related to a criminal proceeding.

Texas appeals court dismisses revenge porn law

A Texas appeals court says a state law that punishes those who post intimate images from previous or current relationships online without consent is unconstitutional.

Social scientist discusses the realities of eviction

"Eviction" is a term that has become increasingly familiar to Americans over the past decade as one of the most visible symbols of poverty and economic misfortune. But research by social scientist and ethnographer Matthew ...

Verizon: Call records of 'fewer than 500' customers breached

A Verizon Wireless spokeswoman says it appears that "fewer than 500 customers" had their private information accessed in 2014 in a federal computer breach case involving a former Verizon Wireless network technician.

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