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As Dan wrote in his column several weeks ago, "Carnivore" is a threat to our privacy.  Also threatened is our freedom of the press.  Fox News is reporting on this issue, while ABC, CBS and NBC have basically ignored it.

Janet Reno's Department of Justice has  commissioned a study to look into possible abuses of our privacy rights and email.  But in the fine print ......... (see below)

"If you have a reputation like MIT, you're concerned about sullying it by prostituting yourself by doing such work," said Jeffrey Schiller, a security expert and network manager at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He said the fine print in the DOJ's request for proposals placed numerous unacceptable restraints on the process, including giving the department the right to read and edit the report before it is finished. 
Tuesday, September 26, 2000  By Patrick Riley  

 
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