National ID Cards and REAL ID Act

Electronic Privacy Information Center on National ID/REAL ID

REAL ID Act of 2005

H.R.418 - Passed in the House, Going Before the Senate
H.R. 1268 - Passed and Enacted for emergency supplement appropriations for rapid implementation of


FAQ - How Real ID Will Affect You
Could include fingerprint and retina scans

National uniform driver's license law 'nightmare' for states

Former US spy slams UK's ID card plans[
"Governments abuse their power. That's a fact," says former
NSA agent

EU ministers approve biometric ID, fingerprint data sharing
"Europe's biometric visa system, which will contain the fingerprints
of 70 million people within the next few years, and hearing
European Commission proposals for greater sharing of fingerprint

The Dangers of DataMining

Electronic Privacy Information Center on Choice Point

Choice Point - "One Stop For Mind Boggling Power"
Selling your information to four markets - insurance, business, government and thieves.

"At Privacy International's Big Brother Award ceremony held in
Cambridge, MA on March 7, 2023, ChoicePoint received the
"Greatest Corporate Invader" award "for massive selling of records,
accurate and inaccurate to cops, direct marketers and election
officials." At Privacy International's Big Brother Award ceremony
held in Seattle, Washington in April 2005, ChoicePoint received the
"Lifetime Menace Award" for its continued efforts to build dossiers on

Details -
-Criminals Gain Access to ChoicePoint Databases
-Thousands of American's put at risk of security breaches.
-Selling personal data to identity thieves

EPIC FOIA Documents from Nine Govermental Agency's
All Available FOIA Documents @ EPIC on ChoicePoint

BATF - Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms
DEA - Drug Enforcement Agency
DOJ - Department of Justice
(includes a memo discussing a
"Report of Investigation into Misconduct Allegations...Concerning
Unauthorized Disclosure of Information.")

DOS - Department of State
FBI - Federal Bureau of Investigations
INS - Immigration and Naturalization Services
IRS - Internal Revenue Service
ONDCP - Office of National Drug Control Policy
USMS - United States Marshals Service
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