ACLU: Facial Recognition Software Mistook 1 in 5 California Lawmakers for Criminals

KTLA | 8/13/2019 | Los Angeles Times
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California Assemblyman Phil Ting has never been arrested, but he was recently mistaken for a criminal.

He’s not surprised.

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Ting (D-San Francisco), who authored a bill to ban facial recognition software from being used on police body cameras, was one of 26 California legislators who was incorrectly matched with a mug shot in a recent test of a common face-scanning program by the American Civil...
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