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EPIC Alert 23.17 (September 15, 2016)

  1. EPIC Prevails in FOIA Lawsuit for Government Privacy Assessments
  2. European Commission Begins Investigation of WhatsApp Privacy About-Face
  3. Pokemon GO Developer Niantic Responds to Sen. Franken Inquiry into Privacy Concerns
  4. EPIC, Coalition Reject Calls to Further Weaken FCC's Modest Privacy Proposal
  5. House Report Criticizes OPM Handling of Massive Data Breach Last Year
  6. EPIC Book Review: "Weapons of Math Destruction"
  7. News in Brief
  8. EPIC in the News
  9. EPIC Bookstore
  10. Upcoming Conferences and Events

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