Monthly Archives: April 2012

Penn State to adjust id cards for new election law

The new Pennsylvania election legislation that went into force earlier this year requires voters to produce an acceptable form of photo identification in order to cast a ballot. The regulation requires college photo ID to carry expiration date which many … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania voter ID Amish problem

It’s estimated that 700,000 Pennsylvania voters don’t posses photo identifications that would make them eligible to cast a ballot in November elections when the new legislation will go into force for the first time. The voter id law was passed … Continue reading

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Texas voter ID struggle – DOJ strikes back

Texas legislature passed law requiring voter to produce photo identification in order cast a ballot last year. Since Texas is among few Southern state that have history of minority voter discrimination every legislation regarding election process must pass Department of … Continue reading

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fake sheriff’s deputy badge used for fraudulent purchase

range County, Florida: white man, approximately 30 years old, 5’11″, 210 lbs enters a Jig Stop Tackle and Tours fishing store at 34186 Pacific Coast Highway in Dana Point. He shops for around 2 hours carefully selecting merchandise and make … Continue reading

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EIDA decides to check smartphones

Emirates Identity Authority (EIDA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Etisalat. Emirates Telecommunications Corporation (Etisalat – communications in English) is the 15th largest mobile phone operator in the world according to Wikipedia. Outside of UAE it operates in … Continue reading

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massive id theft due to security breach

Last Friday rumors about one of the largest credit card processors breach spread out. This Monday Global Payments, Atlanta, GA based processing firm announced at the press conference that 1.5 million cardholders info is at risk due to the breach. … Continue reading

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New Jersey will be REAL-ID compliant soon

Starting May 7 2012 New Jersey will be issuing REAL-ID compliant driver’s licenses and state photo id cards. REAL-ID is federal legislation passed by the Congress in 2005 on the wave of 9/11 terrorist attack response legislations. New Jersey will … Continue reading

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