Courts must instruct juries to expect recordings of police-civilian encounters

Without consequences for failures to record, justice can too easily be left up to chance.


Segal: When it comes to cop cams, it’s simple—no tape, no testimony

If cops don't turn on their body cameras, courts should instruct juries to think twice about their testimony.

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Urge Congress to support the Stop Mass Hacking Act

Unless Congress acts before December 1, the FBI will gain broad new hacking powers never authorized by elected officials, and likely to be exercised in the dark.


Resisting Surveillance: Strategies for Preparedness in Post-Obama America

Join us on Saturday, December 10 for this community speak-out and strategy forum.


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