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21 May 2019

USA: Painkiller maker Purdue Pharma sued by 5 additional states over alleged misconduct in opioids marketing & sales

Author: Joanna Walters, Guardian (UK)

"Five more US states sue Purdue Pharma over its role in opioid crisis"...

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21 May 2019
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Author: Le Potentiel (RDC)

"Graben Albertin: la société civile en appelle au refus d’attribution de licence pétrolière", 13 mai 2019...

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21 May 2019

Responsible Business Conduct - the European Business model of the 2020s

Author: Heidi Hautala, Member of European Parliament & Vice-President of the European Parliament

Current Vice-President of the European Parliament, Heidi Hautala, on the need for leadership to put in place mandatory human rights due diligence

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21 May 2019
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Author: La Prensa (Honduras)

“Regulación de trabajos digitales, el nuevo reto de Latinoamérica”, 16 de mayo de 2019...

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21 May 2019

Eight companies & 17 govts. support Christchurch Call to address terrorist & violent extremist content; civil society expresses concerns with the process

On 15 May 2019, 8 companies, 17 governments, and the European Commission adopted the Christchurch Call, a voluntary commitment to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online. This call was proposed two months after terrorist attacks at two...

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21 May 2019

Call for views on history & future of business & human rights movement

Author: Institute for Human Rights and Business

"Seeking your views - The History and Future of the Business and Human Rights Movement"...

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21 May 2019

Public consultation on principles for responsible banking by UN Environment & 28 banks (deadline: 31 May)

Author: UN Environment Finance Initiative

By developing the set of principles, the 28 founding banks set out a clear purpose for the banking industry itself, and enables investors, policy makers and regulators, clients and civil society to compare banks and hold them accountable for their...

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21 May 2019

USA: San Francisco bans facial recognition technology due to privacy concerns

In May 2019, San Francisco became the first city in the US to ban city use of facial recognition surveillance technology in order to help prevent abuse of the right to privacy. Under this legislation, city departments also need to disclose what...

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21 May 2019

Amazon faces investor pressure over facial recognition

Author: Natasha Singer, The New York Times

Facial recognition software is coming under increasing scrutiny from civil liberties groups and lawmakers... [Amazon] [s]hareholders have introduced two proposals on facial recognition for a vote. One asks the company to prohibit sales of its facial...

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21 May 2019

Drug rehab faces investigations into labor practices and Medicaid fraud

Author: Shoshana Walter, Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting

State officials in Texas and Louisiana have launched multiple probes into the Cenikor Foundation following an investigation by Reveal that found the prominent drug rehab has turned patients into an unpaid labor force for private companies. Reveal......

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