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Bangalore, India: fake UID ID cards detected

Police has recently arrested 5 individuals who are accused of producing fake UID ID cards, 3 more men associated with the scheme are still missing. Local authorities started investigating the case after number of UID ID cards were broought by … Continue reading

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Fort Zumwalt, MO ID badges remain mandatory for students

Fort Zumwalt school district students will continue to wear ID badges at school when they come back after the summer break. The Board of Education Monday voted 6:1 to maintain the controversial rule however the penalties for not wearing the … Continue reading

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Philippines: new ID card for Social Security System

Social Security System that manages pension funds for private sector employees will be issuing a new ID card for its members. The new ID card presented on media conference in Manila on July 18th is equipped with a magnetic stripe … Continue reading

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US Green Card wins International Innovation Award

HID Global has announced that United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Permanent Resident Card won ACT Canada “International Innovation Award” in Identity Management category. USCIS green card is an ID card issued for US permanent residents. LaserCard, HID Global card … Continue reading

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AZ: mexican worked with expired ID card stopped at nuclear plant

Last Wednesday Sheriff arrested a contractor worker Cruz Loya Alvares; reason for the arrest was suspicion of criminal trespassing on a nuclear power station. The contractor tried to enter the facility a day before but was refused due to expired … Continue reading

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Idaho: DMV has completed transition to new ID card and driver’s license

Idaho Transportation Department announced the transition to the new ID card and driver’s licenses is completed as of July 12th 2011. Both state ID card and driver’s license carry state of the art security features protecing the documuents against forgery. … Continue reading

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PA: id badge for secretary of health spikes controversy

Pennsylvania health department secretery Eli Avila ordered an ID badge for himself and 9 branded jackets for his team. He faced critcism for his action as in Pennsylvania only law enforcement personnel get ID badges while all state employees get … Continue reading

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UAE: national ID card in minutes?

Abu Dhabi: by the next year UAE residents will be able to get the national ID card in minutes at a local EIDA (Emirates Identity Authority) center. This would allow for quick ID card delivery, within minutes after submitting the … Continue reading

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Richmond, CA: municipal ID card – done deal

City council voted unanimously for municipal ID card on Tuesday evening ending a long debate over the issue. According to the new rule every resident of Richmond who spent at least 15 days of past 30 days in the city … Continue reading

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WI: free state photo ID card for voters

Starting July 1st Wisconsin started issuing free ID cards. This is a result of the new voting law that takes effect starting next year. An applicant for free ID card has to be 18 years old by the next elections, … Continue reading

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