White House recommends a single online identity for web users

May 03, 2011 Brian Bradley

In response to a report issued by the Commerce Department in December, the White House has proposed "trusted" online identity for users in cyberspace, notes PC Magazine. The report recommended a set of principles for how companies


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Michigan high school administrators enforce visible ID cards for students

May 03, 2011 Brian Bradley

Michigan high school administrators enforce visible ID cards for students

Administrators at Truman High School in Taylor, Michigan, have required all of its students to wear identification cards, according to The News Herald.The initiative was placed in effect because school officials wanted to prevent students who


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Ruling reversed on statute of limitations for collecting criminal fines

May 03, 2011 Kyle Duncan

Ruling reversed on statute of limitations for collecting criminal fines

An Idaho Supreme court recently ruled in favor of Shoshone County, Idaho, for $33,000 in fines from convicted methamphetamine manufacturer John Dorsey, according to the Association of Credit and Collections Professionals.Dorsey had signed a


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Background checks for Michigan healthcare workers receive supplemental revisions

May 03, 2011 Matt Roesly

Background checks for Michigan healthcare workers receive supplemental revisions

Two significant changes have been made in the background screening process for healthcare workers in the state of Michigan, according to MLive.Employees in the healthcare industry that plan to change jobs can do so as long as they've undergone


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Match.com institutes background checks for sexual predators

May 01, 2011 Matt Roesly

Match.com institutes background checks for sexual predators

As a result of the publicity surrounding a lawsuit that was filed by an anonymous woman against Match.com, the online dating company will begin screening for sex offenders, according to The Washington Post.The woman, known only as Jane Doe,


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