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Zenon Evans / Hit & Run:
Let Me Google That For You Act aims to close federal agency selling copies of freely downloadable documents   —  Sen. Coburn: Replace National Technology Information Service with Google and Save Millions  —  The National Technology Information Service (NTIS) will sell you a paper copy …
Apr 13, 2014, 12:05 AMIn context
Scott Shackford / Hit & Run:
Why Are People More Scared of Facebook Violating Their Privacy than Washington?   —  This morning, Matt Welch took note of the Senate's bipartisan effort to stop amendments to the FISA Amendments Act of 2008 that would make the domestic surveillance program more transparent and require compliance with the Fourth Amendment.
Jan 1, 2013, 12:50 AMIn context
Radley Balko / Reason Magazine:
The RateMyCop Saga   —  So even as police departments across the country are setting up sex offender registries, drug offender registries, and posting the mugs and names of suspected johns online, they also took a great deal umbrage early this month when Gino Sesto set up a site called RateMyCop.com.
Mar 14, 2008, 4:15 PMIn context

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