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IRS Plans to Approve Use of Login-dot-gov as Tax Day Nears (FCW, Mar 13, 2023)
The news comes one year after the IRS faced outcry over requirements for taxpayers to verify their identities using facial recognition technology from vendor ID.me to access online IRS accounts and one week after an internal audit showed Login officials had paused efforts to implement similar technologies—and misled agencies about those plans. 

USCIS Updates Policy Guidance on Mobile Biometrics Services (US Citizenship and Immigration Services, Mar 07, 2023)
The guidance describes the circumstances when we may offer mobile biometrics services and when we may use the services of other agencies closer to the address of the requestor. 

[Digest] Proposed State Privacy Law Update (JDSupra, Mar 13, 2023)
Last week chambers in Hawaii, Iowa, and Oklahoma passed consumer privacy bills. 

Trade Associations Urge Illinois High Court to Reconsider BIPA Decision in Cothron (Jackson Lewis, Mar 13, 2023)
The Associations urged the Illinois Supreme Court to grant the petition for rehearing filed by White Castle and reconsider its decision in Cothron v. White Castle System, Inc.

Swiss Rail Network Increases Investment in Video Surveillance Cameras (IFSEC Global , Mar 14, 2023)
Increased investment in video surveillance follows similar trends in other rail networks. 


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