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ACLU sues U.S. government agencies for records on facial biometrics deployments and plans

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is suing the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, accusing Customs and Border Protection (CBP)…

 

Seattle port authority votes to work with CBP on biometric exit at Seattle airport

The Port of Seattle Commission has voted to work with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on the implementation of…

 

Seeing is identifying — new border protection systems train how to spot impostors

Looking is not always seeing, and the difference between the two can be problematic for U.S. Customs and Border Protection…

 

Springfield passes facial biometrics moratorium as new deployments announced

The local government of Springfield, Massachusetts has approved legislation to place a moratorium on use of biometric facial recognition by…

 

DHS, ICE have been fingerprinting unaccompanied alien children longer than reported

Reports that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials only recently began fingerprinting unaccompanied alien children, or UACs, who are 14…

 

Travel industry group pitches biometrics to relieve airport chokepoint stress as deployments discussed

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow says the organization is focused on expanding biometrics use to enhance security…

 

CBP rolls out biometric facial comparison at point of entry in southern Texas

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has rolled out this week biometric facial recognition and comparison to pedestrian lanes at…

 

Lawmakers grill DHS head on New York trusted traveler ban as state AG files suit

U.S. Representatives Kathleen Rice (D-NY) and Yvette D. Clarke (D-NY), as well as New York freshman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and a…

 

NIST rolls up its sleeves to test facial recognition used for biometric entry and exit program

The federal government’s chief technology standards body is working with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency to test facial…

 

Witnesses swat down facial recognition concerns of House committee members

If U.S. lawmakers are warming to facial recognition systems, it was not evident during yesterday’s House Committee on Homeland Security….

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