News Highlights - October 21, 2016

Factory Farms Get Bigger, Pollution Grows, but Regulators Don't Even Know Where They Are
Former CIA Employee Sues Agency Over Its Refusal To Provide Documents In Electronic Form

News Highlights - October 19, 2016

You could soon look up body cam footage from your local police online
Civil liberties groups ask for ‘moratoriums’ on face recognition tech
CIA Overreach? 22-Year-Old FOIA Request for 1958 Document Withheld in Full

News Highlights - October 18, 2016

Despite a post-Snowden push for openness, report shows secret laws still abound
Racial profiling, by a computer? Police facial-ID tech raises civil rights concerns.
FBI Lifts Gag Order On NSL Issued To Google... Which Doesn't Have Much To Say About It

News Highlights - October 17, 2016

The cost of electronic access to US court filings is facing a major legal test of its own
Eye in the sky: the billionaires funding a surveillance project above Baltimore

News Highlights - October 11, 2016

Op-Ed: Candidates must answer for secrecy
Amount of Classification is Highly Uncertain
How a video game about sheep exposes the FBI's broken FOIA system
Police documents reveal how law enforcement keep Stingray use secret

News Highlights - October 6, 2016

Feds back police in FOIA fight over cell site simulators
Civil rights groups demand data on nationwide police shootings
Obama administration won't fight court ruling on private email
Revealed: The FBI’s Secret Methods for Recruiting Informants at the Border