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The CDC Bought Cell Phone Data To Track Compliance With COVID Policy

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention agreed in April 2021 to buy the so-called mobility data from information broker SafeGraph. That dataset had been available to researchers at no cost since the start of the pandemic. One privacy advocate called the possible use of that information to review tribal health policies, among other purposes, "a bit shocking"
2 months ago·Washington, United States

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New York Post

CDC bought cellphone data to track vaccination, lockdown compliance: report

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention used location data from tens of millions of Americans’ phones to track compliance with lockdown orders and vaccination efforts, according to newly rev…

2 months ago·New York, United States
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The Daily Wire

CDC Used Location Data From Millions Of Phones To See If Americans Obeyed COVID Orders

2 months ago·Los Angeles, United States
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The Gateway Pundit

CDC Used Phone Location Data to Monitor Churches and Schools to Determine Whether Americans Followed Covid Lockdown Orders

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention used phone location data to track millions Americans in 2021. The CDC monitored curfew zones, churches, schools, neighbor-to-neighbor visits and trips to pharmacies through SafeGraph, a controversial data broker. The CDC purchased the phone data and used Covid-19 as an excuse to buy the data more quickly and…

2 months ago·United States
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The Blaze

CDC spent taxpayer dollars to buy cellphone location data to track Americans during COVID pandemic

Shocking documents reveal the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention purchased cellphone data on millions of Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure they were complying with pandemic-related restrictions. What are the details? Motherboard, a technology news website, reported Tuesday ...

2 months ago·United States
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RedState

The CDC Spied on Americans by Purchasing Location Data for Tens of Millions of Phones

We all know we're being tracked — we just thought the CDC was busy fighting diseases.

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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WND

CDC 'tracked millions of cell phones' to see if you obeyed lockdowns

(Pixabay)The Centers for Disease Control bought location data for tens of millions of Americans' cell phones to analyze "compliance" with COVID recommendations, targeting people visiting schools and churches, according to a new report.And then it moved quickly to buy more data, for "general CDC purposes," explained the report assembled from information obtained by Motherboard and published at Vice.Writer Joseph Cox explained, "Newly released doc…

2 months ago·Medford, United States
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