Massachusetts Action Alert: Help Block License Plate Tracking, Support H3009 and S1817

Massachusetts H3009 and S1817 would put strict warrant restrictions on ALPRs and help block a national license plate tracking program. These bills must pass through the Joint Committee on Transportation before they can receive votes in their respective chambers.

PLEASE TAKE THE FOLLOWING ACTIONS

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TAC’s Campaign to Shut Down NSA Resources Gets Coverage at BBC News

Yesterday, the Tenth Amendment Center‘s project to shut down resources to NSA spying – like water and electricity – was given a full report in BBC News. This is huge. We have two important things to note: 1. Not once did they say “you can’t do this.” In fact, one of the claims of opposition…

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Texas Action Alert: Help Nullify Marijuana Prohibition, Support HB2165

Texas HB2165 would remove all penalties for the possession and distribution of marijuana from the state criminal code, effectively nullifying the federal prohibition on the same.

It must pass successfully through the House Committee on Criminal Jurisprudence before it can receive a full vote. Take the following steps to support the bill.

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Illinois House Passes Bill To Restrict ALPRs, Help Block National License Plate Tracking Program

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Apr. 24, 2015) –  A bipartisan bill in Illinois that would put strict limitations on the use of Automated License Plate Readers (ALPRs) by law enforcement in the state, and place significant roadblocks in the way of a federal program using states to help track the location of millions of everyday people through pictures of their license plates, passed the state House on Friday.

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