City folk vote to each get $100 every time cops, govt officials illegally spy on them with facial-rec AI, minimum $1,000

In brief Denizens of Portland, Maine, have voted to give themselves the power to extract penalties from police and local government for the unlawful use of facial-recognition software. Those agencies has been banned from using the AI technology, directly or through third-party contractors, since August. However, there were no penalties attached to that crackdown, which…Continue Reading