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Voyeurism Laws in Oregon Subject to Change

OPB | Feb. 18, 2015

WEDNESDAY: Two proposed bills would increase the penalties for illegal invasion of privacy.

Waiting For University Of Oregon Documents

OPB | Jan. 26, 2015

MONDAY: The University of Oregon has demanded the return of 22,000 pages of documents that were obtained by an unnamed professor who has so far refused to give them back.

Who Owns A Human Genome?

OPB | Jan. 13, 2015

TUESDAY: Has the technology that enables us to sequence the human genome outpaced our ability to regulate data and protect individual privacy?

ACLU Of Oregon Director Looks Back At 33 Years

OPB | Jan. 06, 2015

TUESDAY: ACLU of Oregon executive director Dave Fidanque will retire this year after more than three decades with the organization.

Portland Police Chief and Union Leader Talk About Body Cameras

OPB | Sept. 11, 2014

THURSDAY: We'll talk with Portland police chief Mike Reese and union president Daryl Turner about the issues that arise when considering whether to require body cameras for officers.

Our Computers, Ourselves: Technology and Privacy

OPB | Sept. 09, 2014

TUESDAY: In the newest installment of our tech series, we'll discuss how we choose what we share online and how privacy concerns play into these decisions.

New Proposal For Accessing Online Accounts After Death

OPB | July 28, 2014

MONDAY: A plan endorsed by a national advisory commission would give authorized representatives access to online accounts of people who have died.

U.S. Supreme Court Rules On Obama Appointments, Abortion Protests And More

OPB | June 26, 2014

THURSDAY: We'll get analysis of some big Supreme Court rulings this week with our go-to court watcher, Lisa McElroy.

Oregon Among FAA Drone Testing Sites

OPB | Jan. 03, 2014

FRIDAY: The Federal Aviation Administration accepted an application from Alaska, Hawaii, and Oregon to test unmanned aircrafts in an effort to integrate them into the nation's airspace.

The ACLU Wants More Restrictions On License Plate Data

OPB | Dec. 04, 2013

WEDNESDAY: The ACLU of Oregon wants to create a state standard for how law enforcement uses the data gathered from automatic license plate readers on police cars.

Police Video Surveillance

OPB | June 06, 2012

Portland City Council votes on an ordinance that, if passed, will allow police to install video surveillance cameras on private property in Old Town/Chinatown.

Facebook's New Direction

OPB | June 05, 2012

We'll be talking about the "new" Facebook and its implications on our daily lives. 

Internet Privacy?

OPB | April 11, 2012

We'll find out more about the internet privacy questions raised by a rape trial in Bend.