Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) (who wrote an op-ed about privacy and civil liberties several months ago) is chairman of the subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law of the Senate Judiciary Committee. He will be convening a hearing “to examine what facial recognition technology means for privacy and civil liberties.” The hearing will be webcast.
Date: Wednesday July 18 at 2:30 p.m.
Location: Room 226, Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C.
For more information: http://www.judiciary.senate.gov/hearings/