Facial Recognition Software Has Been Used by 48 Agencies in Canada

Controversial facial recognition firm Clearview AI broke Canadian laws and had at least 48 accounts in agencies across the country, most of them police forces, federal and provincial privacy commissioners said today.

And legislation — including proposed reforms — will not be adequate to deter similar privacy-harming software in the future, they said in a telephone press conference to discuss the release of their report.

https://thetyee.ca/News/2021/02/03/Facial-Recognition-Software-Used-By-48-Agencies-Canada/

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