Proposition 24 would weaken consumer data privacy

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Proposition 24, Digital privacy is once again in the crosshairs of the unholy alliance between big data and government. The Personal Information Law and Agency Initiative of 2020, is on the November ballot. Alastair Mactaggart, the San Francisco real estate developer who filed the initiative, argues that Prop 24 would advance privacy rights. Other proponents concede that it is not ideal, but say the…