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Event Type Human Trafficking - General News  Date Time 2020-06-10 19:28:00 
Country US  City Seattle, WA 
Latitude 47.606  Longitude -122.332 
URL https://www.npr.org/2020/06/10/874418013/amazon-halts-police-use-of-its-facial-recognition-technology     
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[npr.org] WASHINGTON - Amazon Halts Police Use Of Its Facial Recognition Technology

"Amazon announced on Wednesday a one-year moratorium on police use of its facial-recognition technology, yielding to pressure from police-reform advocates and civil rights groups."

"Amazon noted that authorities will still be able to use the facial recognition technology to help rescue human trafficking victims and reunite missing children with their families."

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