Sandra Fulton

Sandra Fulton is a Legislative Assistant at the ACLU's Washington Legislative Office working on First Amendment and privacy issues.

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Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 1:00pm
Unlikely Allies Unite Against Mass Surveillance
It’s not every day that you find the Free Press Action Fund, the ACLU, and the Committee to Protect Journalists joining forces with libertarian think tanks like the Competitive Enterprise Institute and R Street. But those are exactly the kinds of strange bedfellows that united Wednesday to send a...
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Friday, January 23, 2015 - 3:15pm
Hearings Highlight Congressional Efforts to Undermine Net Neutrality
These are treacherous days for Net Neutrality. Though the FCC has scheduled a vote on new rules for Feb. 26 — and is signaling it will go our way — opponents in Congress are scrambling to derail the process. This week both the House and Senate held hearings to debate whether Congress should take up...
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Monday, June 30, 2014 - 9:30am
Beware the Dangers of Congress’ Latest Cybersecurity Bill
A new cybersecurity bill poses serious threats to our privacy, gives the government extraordinary powers to silence potential whistleblowers, and exempts these dangerous new powers from transparency laws. The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2014 ("CISA") was scheduled to be marked up by...
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Saturday, June 14, 2014 - 7:30am
Americans Agree on at Least One Thing: Privacy Now
At a time when Americans seem to be increasingly polarized on almost every conceivable issue, a recent study found one issue the vast majority can agree on: Our electronic privacy laws are out of date. A poll released this week surveyed some of the most politically diverse areas in the country —...
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Saturday, February 1, 2014 - 7:46am
The Internet You Know and Love is in Danger
Net neutrality – the principle that Internet Service Providers (ISPs) must treat all data on the Internet equally – is vital to free speech. But earlier this month, the D.C.
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Friday, January 17, 2014 - 11:35am
Police Hunger for Drones May be Growing, but So Are Privacy Concerns
The ACLU’s Chris Calabrese testified Wednesday before the Senate Commerce Committee in a hearing on the economic benefits and the safety, privacy, and First Amendment implications of unmanned aerial vehicles — drones — which are poised to invade U.S.
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