Baltimore May Soon Ban Facial Recognition for Everyone but Cops

June 18, 2021

(Wired) – After years of failed attempts to curb surveillance technologies, Baltimore is close to enacting one of the nation’s most stringent bans on facial recognition. But Baltimore’s proposed ban would be very different from laws in San Francisco or Portland, Oregon: It would last for only one year, police would be exempt, and certain private uses of the tech would become illegal. (Read Full Article)