UK jumps back on the biometric ID card bandwagon

UK jumps back on the biometric ID card bandwagon

The U.K. government on Wednesday reintroduced its high-tech plans for a national identity card program using biometric technology, this time...

May 24th, 2005 Laura Rohde

U.K. biometric ID Cards bill shelved before election

U.K. biometric ID Cards bill shelved before election

The U.K. government has pulled legislation pending in the Houses of Parliament for a national identity card program using biometric...

April 6th, 2005 Laura Rohde

U.K. biometric ID card bill faces uncertain future

U.K. biometric ID card bill faces uncertain future

Facing likely defeat in the House of Lords, the U.K. government is expected to shelve its plans for a national...

March 14th, 2005 Laura Rohde

prime minister, U.K.

prime minister, U.K.

The U.K. Parliament's House of Commons easily passed a bill on Thursday to establish a system of potentially compulsory biometric...

February 10th, 2005 Laura Rohde