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CIS is a leader in the study of the law and policy around the Internet and other emerging technologies.
CIS is a leader in the study of the law and policy around the Internet and other emerging technologies.

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"The EU will no doubt take a hard and close look at the deployment of Privacy Shield on the ground, including not only adherence by companies and oversight by the FTC, but also checks on government surveillance under the new US administration," said Affiliate Scholar Omer Tene.

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/09/18/first_annual_privacy_shield_review/

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“It’s polluted data producing polluted results,” said Non-Residential Fellow Malkia Cyril of the dangers of prejudiced AI in the legal system.

https://thenextweb.com/contributors/2017/09/16/justice-can-finally-blind-not-yet/#.tnw_8IQeigZ2

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Non-Residential Fellow Ben Scott has been tracing how digital falsehoods worm their way through social media sites like Facebook and Twitter.

http://www.politico.eu/article/fake-news-busters-germany-ben-scott/

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“Who you are depends on who the government says you are, and this really changes that dynamic and gives you data portability.” said Director of Privacy Albert Gidari.

https://www.ilnews.org/news/statewide/illinois-begins-pilot-project-to-put-birth-certificates-on-digital/article_1005eca0-98c7-11e7-b466-170ecac25737.html

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Why You Should Be Suspicious of That Study Claiming AI Can Detect a Person’s Sexual Orientation. New piece by Affiliate Scholar Sonia Katyal for Slate.com.

http://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2017/09/14/be_suspicious_of_that_study_on_ai_detecting_sexual_orientation.html

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“Right now they are operating in an arena where they have some, but very few, legal responsibilities,” says Jr. Affiliate Scholar Morgan Weiland.

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/09/facebook-ads-free-speech/539736/

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“When you put your fingerprint on the phone, you’re actually communicating something,” says Director of Privacy Albert Gidari.

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/09/can-cops-force-you-to-unlock-your-phone-with-your-face/539694/

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It’s about to get tougher for cops, border agents to get at your iPhone’s data. Cryptography Fellow Riana Pfefferkorn weighs in.

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/09/its-about-to-get-tougher-for-cops-border-agents-to-get-at-your-iphones-data/

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Automated rulings in sports can help inform the development of criminal justice tech. Affiliate Scholar Ryan Calo comments, “They're actually getting at this really hard question of what it is that bothers us about the ability of machines to engage in perfect enforcement,” he says.

http://www.popsci.com/criminal-justice-system-sports
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