LaShawn Ford http://northernpublicradio.org en Social Media Privacy Rules Extended To Students http://northernpublicradio.org/post/social-media-privacy-rules-extended-students <p></p><p>A <a href="http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/billstatus.asp?DocNum=0064&amp;GAID=12&amp;GA=98&amp;DocTypeID=HB&amp;LegID=68344&amp;SessionID=85&amp;SpecSess=">new Illinois law</a> aims to protect internet privacy for students. It was inspired by a similar law approved last year. Thu, 26 Dec 2013 12:22:59 +0000 Mike Moen 40953 at http://northernpublicradio.org Social Media Privacy Rules Extended To Students Another State Lawmaker Faces Federal Charges http://northernpublicradio.org/post/another-state-lawmaker-faces-federal-charges <p>State Representative LaShawn Ford stands accused of 17 counts of bank fraud and lying to the bank. Federal prosecutors say the Chicago Democrat took out a line of credit worth a half million dollars starting in 2006 from the now-failed ShoreBank. Ford owns a real estate company. Fri, 30 Nov 2012 10:39:10 +0000 WNIJ 22074 at http://northernpublicradio.org Another State Lawmaker Faces Federal Charges