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San Francisco passes city government ban on facial recognition tech

TechCrunch Tuesday, 14 May 2019 ()
On Tuesday, San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors voted to approve a ban on the use of facial recognition tech by city agencies, including the police department. The Stop Secret Surveillance Ordinance, introduced by San Francisco Supervisor Aaron Peskin, is the first ban of its kind for a major American city and the seventh major surveillance […]
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City officials voted 8-1 in favor of legislation that would ban facial recognition tools from being used by local government.

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