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March 2, 2016 In The News

February 24, 2016

By JIM FINKLES

KFGO

BOSTON (Reuters) - Nearly half of Americans support Apple Inc's decision to oppose a federal court order demanding that it unlock a smartphone used by San Bernardino shooter Rizwan Farook, according to a national online Reuters/Ipsos poll.

March 2, 2016 In The News

February 24, 2016

By AMANDA TERKEL

The Huffington Post 

WASHINGTON -- A group of civil rights organizations are filing a historic consumer fraud complaint with the federal government on Wednesday, charging that a group purporting to change people's sexual orientation or gender identity is engaging in deceptive business practices.

March 2, 2016 In The News

February 24, 2016

By ZOE CHAPMAN and MEGAN GRAHAM 

Just Security 

Before the start of business, Just Security provides a curated summary of up-to-the-minute developments at home and abroad. Here’s today’s news.

SURVEILLANCE, PRIVACY & TECHNOLOGY

March 2, 2016 In The News

February 24, 2016

By JACK LOUGHRAN

Engineering and Technology Magazine

Super-secure phones and mobile applications are already forming part of an emerging industry and the latest case may serve to increase its prominence. An Apple executive has said the company will strengthen its encryption if it wins the court battle with the federal government.

March 2, 2016 In The News

February 24, 2016

House Committee on Foreign Affairs 

Washington, D.C. -- Today, the House Foreign Affairs Committee, chaired by Rep. Ed Royce (R-CA), passed four bipartisan measures. A summary of the Committee action, including adopted amendments, will be available HERE.

March 2, 2016 In The News

Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR), and the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) filed a federal consumer fraud complaint against People Can Change, an organization that preys on vulnerable LGBT people and families by using damaging and discredited claims that it can change an individual’s sexual orientation or gender identity.

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