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Privacy watchdogs call for legal framework governing facial recognition

News | 05/02/2022 4:24 pm EDT
Daniel Therrien, Privacy Commissioner of Canada, appears before the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics on Nov. 1, 2018. /Photo by Andrew Meade

Along with counterparts from the provinces, the federal privacy watchdog Monday released a set of recommendations for the use and deployment of facial recognition technology (FRT) by law enforcement agencies going forward. 

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