Category Archives: id card news in the US

voter id card law, heavier guns rolling out

As we come closer and closer to 2012, a year of presidential election state voter id laws get more heat. Latest development on the topis is Attorney General Eric Holder announcement to fight outbreak of efforts to suppress voters law … Continue reading

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Romney’s national ID card idea

Mitt Romney, candidate for the 2012 Republican Party presidential nomination, announced his plan to deal with illegal immigration problem during last week debate. The idea is simple and not new, a biometric photo id card with electronic system support to … Continue reading

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Wisconsin voter id card law in court

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has sued Governor Scott Walker and members of the state’s Government Accountability Board, which oversees elections, ethics and campaign finance to the US court in Milwaukee for making the election law to exclude certain groups … Continue reading

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Agrentine national ID card contract bribery charges

US Attorney General has set corruption charges against 8 former Siemens AG executives. The case goes back to late nineties when Siemiens won the contract for Argentina national id card (Documentos Nacionales de Identidad). $1 billion contract was won after … Continue reading

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Sophisticated identity theft in California

Very popular self checkout stations have been recently compromised in Northern California Lucky store chain. According to the Police in Petaluma at least 57 people reported funds stolen from their bank accounts after using self checkout lanes VeriFone card readers. … Continue reading

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PA ID cards and DL new security feature

Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is introducing security enhancement to state issued photo ID cards and driver’s licenses. The new feature is a combination of ID card image and overlaying hologram. It’s designed more for bars and businesses than law enforcement … Continue reading

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be careful with government ID badges you take abroad

Derrik Sweeney story makes you think twice what kind of identification documents you should take when leaving the US and what should certainly stay home. Derrik is a Goergetown University student who had an internship at Rep. Blain Luetkemeyer office … Continue reading

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IL: forged ID card scheme busted

An ordinary highway traffic stop turned into a bust of a major identification theft scheme bust. Illinois state trooper stopped a rented Dodge Caravan on interstate highway I55 close to Springfield for improper lane use and missing front license plate. … Continue reading

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Uganda national ID card program delay

Uganda is one of the African countries lagging behind when it comes to resident identification. That was supposed to be changed by a national ID card printing contract that was won by German company Mühlbauer Technology Group in March 2010. … Continue reading

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WI: id badge from tech college good for voting

Wisconsin Government Accountability Board decided on Wednesday to change its previous decision and allow Mid-State Technical College students to use school photo id cards as form of identification during elections. Previous decision of the board interpet the voting bill as … Continue reading

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