CPR for Thursday, December 4, 2008

NFU files complaint
Star Phoenix – Saskatoon,SK,Canada
Canadian citizens to conduct an inappropriate mailout campaign,” NFU president Stewart Wells said in a letter to privacy commissioner Jennifer Stoddart.

Britain’s DNA database violates privacy: court
Reuters – USA
STRASBOURG, France (Reuters) – Britain violated the privacy of two people by storing their DNA profiles, Europe’s human rights court ruled on Thursday,

UK DNA Database Violates Privacy Rights, Court Says (Update1)
Bloomberg – USA
4 (Bloomberg) — A UK database of DNA profiles violates the right to privacy and must be modified to ensure respect for people’s private lives, the European

Online Comments Lead To Privacy Complaint
WPXI.com – Pittsburgh,PA,USA
From April 2003 until the end of last year, the federal government has received nearly 1500 complaints from patients in Pennsylvania, alleging privacy


The sacred ‘rite’ of privacy
ASU Web Devil – Tempe,AZ,USA
In this digital age of blogospheres and social networking, individual privacy is too often ignored. We thoughtlessly publicize details about ourselves,

‘Privacy will end in 2013’
Financial Times – London,England,UK
Privacy will be available but only to those who can afford to pay for it. For most people, privacy will end in 2013, or a little beyond that.

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