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The Cyber Privacy Project (CPP)  addresses issues about privacy raised in today's networked world.  In upholding the belief that privacy is essential to democratic society , the Cyber Privacy Project anchors its approach in realizing the beneficial potential of the Constitution, laws, and policies of the United States. CPP calls for implementation of privacy protections based on First Amendment rights of privacy and anonymity, Fourth Amendment rights against unreasonable searches and seizures, the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendment rights to due process and protection of liberty, and Ninth Amendment unenumerated rights to privacy. It also call upon similar principles in international human rights documents, state constitutions, and codes of ethics.
 

Cyber Privacy Project Receives Grant from the Rose Foundation

 

CHICAGO - On August 18, 2008 the Cyber Privacy Project (CPP) received a three-year partial grant from the Rose Foundation Consumer Privacy Rights Fund in Oakland, CA. In providing funding, the Rose Foundation showed support for several CPP projects on a range of privacy and identification issues.

With the help of the Rose Foundation, CPP will continue to work toward its mission of educating the public and researching government-related privacy issues. These CPP projects include medical privacy issues, and opposition to voter ID laws, Real ID, and other licensing and databank issues affecting the right to travel. So far the CPP has contributed to amicus briefs in three Supreme Court privacy and ID cases. Over the next three years, this funding will contribute to establishing CPP as a more widely known organization.

For further information, contact CPP at cyberprivacyproject@hotmail.com

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