Hugh Handeyside

Hugh Handeyside is a staff attorney for the ACLU's National Security Project. Follow him on Twitter: @hhandeyside

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Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Social Media Companies Should Decline the Government’s Invitation to Join the National Security State
The pressure on social media companies to limit or take down content in the name of national security has never been greater. Resolving any ambiguity about how much the Obama administration values the companies’ cooperation, the White House on Friday dispatched the highest echelon of its national...
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Thursday, August 07, 2014
Numbers Tell the Story of Our Government's Watchlisting Binge
The government is adding people to its already bloated watchlisting system at breakneck pace, and it's still hungry for more. That's the unavoidable conclusion from documents published yesterday in The Intercept . Those documents vindicate our concerns and warnings about a massive, virtually...
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