U.K. National ID Card Battle Heats Up

More on the U.K.’s version of a national identification card:

UK: The London School of Economics says the Home Office’s recent rebuttal of their critique of the Government’s identity cards scheme was misleading and inaccurate, containing “substantial errors and misrepresentation of fact”:

a. LSE response to HO critique:
http://www.statewatch.org/news/2005/aug/LSE-response-to-HomeOffice.pdf

b. Home Office critique
http://www.statewatch.org/news/2005/aug/HO-response-to-LSE-report.pdf

c. The Identity Project: an assessment of the UK Identity Cards Bill and its implications (published by the LSE) 27 June 2005 (2.5 MB, pdf):
http://www.statewatch.org/news/2005/jun/identityreport.pdf

Excerpt above is courtesy of the good folks at Statewatch News Online.

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