Caught Stealing Data in Europe, U.S. Now Seeks to Legalize the Theft

By: Monday August 4, 2014 7:56 am

Nearly unique among nations, the U.S. broadly imposes extraterritoriality– in the case, the enforcement of U.S. laws in other, sovereign nations.


Network: Data Mining

By: Sunday June 16, 2013 4:00 pm

“Information technology has become a ubiquitous presence. By visualizing the processes that underlie our interactions with this technology we can trace what happens to the information we feed into the network.”

FTC Commissioner J. Thomas Rosch: FTC Commissioners Never Intended for Google to Retain Hacked Safari Data

By: Tuesday November 20, 2012 10:18 am

According to Rosch, when the FTC wrote the settlement agreement, it was neither contemplated, discussed nor intended that Google be able to retain the data.

OSHA Sitting on BP Coverup Firm’s Worker Health Data

By: Monday July 19, 2010 2:15 pm

Elana Schor, who’s been doing yeoman’s work on reporting about data in the BP oil disaster, published a new piece with Greenwire and the New York Times in which she reveals that OSHA and NIOSH have access to worker health data from BP and its coverup firm, CTEH, but are so far refusing to release the data.

The 48 Most Dangerous Mines in America

By: Thursday April 15, 2010 8:50 am

Rep. George Miller released the list of the 48 most dangerous mines in America. These are the mines that have the most outstanding health and safety contested by the mine owners.

We reassembled the data released by Miller’s committee into easy, sortable tables.

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