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01.10.17
Backpage shutters its adult section before Senate hearing
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Backpage shutters its adult section before Senate hearing

And hours after the Senate published a report accusing the website of profiting from illegal activities.

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09.10.16
Anti-encryption bill changes would limit some effects on security
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Anti-encryption bill changes would limit some effects on security

The proposed alterations would limit the legislation's reach, but wouldn't eliminate its core flaws.

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08.15.16
'Hamilton' creator Miranda joins the fight against ticket bots
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'Hamilton' creator Miranda joins the fight against ticket bots

He's promoting a Senate bill that would clamp down on automated ticket scalping.

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06.22.16
Warrantless data searches narrowly miss Senate approval
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Warrantless data searches narrowly miss Senate approval

John McCain's legislation would have given the FBI easy access to phone and internet records.

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05.28.16
Senate anti-encryption bill is effectively dead, for now
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Senate anti-encryption bill is effectively dead, for now

When the White House, CIA and NSA won't support it, the legislation doesn't stand much of a chance.

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05.27.16
Senator behind biometric privacy act tries to remove its teeth
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Senator behind biometric privacy act tries to remove its teeth

Proposed revisions would effectively end Illinois lawsuits against Google, Snapchat and Facebook.

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