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February 27, 2013
Alan F. Westin Died
Obituary here. His 1967 book, Privacy and Freedom, almost single-handedly created modern privacy law.
Posted on February 27, 2013 at 1:26 PM
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The link supplied is paywalled (at least to me). The Washington Post's obit (w/_lots_ of whitespace before the text) is at
I checked a couple of other versions and they all seem to be the same text with minor tweaks (paragraphs reordered, `Mr.' vs. `Dr.', &c.
[Correction to my previous post] ``Paywalled'' may be inaccurate---it asks you to log in. Perhaps it doesn't take cash, but the process more than I want to bother with.
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