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Computers / 1984 Threat #471750

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 31, 1973
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(Studio) Govt. advisory committee worries about computers and loss of privacy.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Info. of every detail of life stored in computers. Justice Department, Social Security, HEW, census bureau, banks, loan companies, are only some who keep computers Advisory committee recommends Congress pass legis giving citizen right to know which computer has information and what it contains Department of Health, Education and Welfare Secretary Weinberger recs. report, from committee [Attorney General Elliot RICHARDSON - says it's practically impossible for average citizen not to become a record.] Send Sam Ervin says computer has no compassion.
REPORTER: Ron Nessen

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Nessen, Ron
Duration:
00:02:40

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