Entries by Tammy Johnson

Tammy Johnson

CA DNA Database Expansion -- The Silent Threat to Privacy

By Tammy Johnson, Dec 1, 2011 10:45 AM

 
According to a recent report released by Generations Ahead, an aggressive expansion of DNA databases in states across the country now includes the collection of DNA from individuals merely arrested for a felony offense, regardless of whether a trial is held or not, and whether a conviction is obtained or not. California’s Proposition 69 was part of this trend that now includes a total of 25 states. Wondering why we should care?

image

Archives

2009JanAprJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2010JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2011JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2012JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2013JanFebMarSep