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Submission + - A terror code?

Anonymous MadCoe writes: "From the article:
WASHINGTON — The American Civil Liberties Union today condemned an unprecedented new program for generating terrorist ratings on tens of millions of travelers, including American citizens, maintaining those ratings for 40 years, and making them available throughout the government.

So in other words some code will be used to decide if youre likely to be a terrorist. This will be used and kept.

I feel this is too far, the US people really should worry about these kind of things.

The artice http://www.aclu.org/privacy/gen/27579prs20061201.h tml"

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