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RAIN 070620 White House Emails, Herman Munster, P2P Security Breach, Evoting case

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RAIN 070620
Records and Archives In the News is a compilation of news stories 
related to records and archives management.

Destroyed data adds to fracas over NASA IG
GCN.com - Washington,DC,USA
A NASA spokesman said the agency stands ready to respond to any 
requests for assistance in an investigation of the data destruction 
matter. ... <http://www.gcn.com/online/vol1_no1/44492-1.html>

Lawmaker claims 'extensive destruction' of e-mail records
GovExec.com - Wahington,DC,USA
... while the "extensive destruction" of e-mails points to widespread 
violations of the Presidential Records Act, according to the House 
Oversight and ...<http://www.govexec.com/dailyfed/0607/061807cdpm1.htm>

Records compliance
GCN.com - Washington,DC,USA
The Joint Interoperability Testing Center has released Version 3 of DOD 
5015.2-STD, "Design Criteria Standard for Electronic Records Management 
Applications ...<http://www.gcn.com/print/26_14/44501-1.html>

Data volume, changing technology challenge archivists
Federal Times - USA
But with oversight responsibility for 300 federal agencies and a staff 
of 60 assigned to various regions across the country to oversee records 
management, ...<http://federaltimes.com/index.php?S=2841121>

Electronic records are on the rise, but paper's here to stay
Federal Times - USA
Archives officials plan this fall to flip the switch of the Electronic 
Records Archive, which will allow agencies to store files digitally. 
... <http://federaltimes.com/index.php?S=2841117>

Posterity's last chance
The Age - Melbourne,Victoria,Australia
They handed it to the Performing Arts Museum in Victoria and it was 
acquired in 1984 by an institution now known as the National Film and 
Sound Archive. ...
<http://www.theage.com.au/news/in-depth/posteritys-last-chance/2007/06/19
/1182019107970.html>

Finding 'One Shot' of the past: Historical society acquires ...
Winona Daily News - Winona,MN,USA
By Jerome Christenson | Winona Daily News The Winona County Historical 
Society acquired the bulk of the Merritt and Harriet Kelley photo 
collection at 
...<http://www.winonadailynews.com/articles/2007/06/19/news/01lead.txt>

Investigators find secret White House email accounts
Register - London,England,UK
... and Government Reform has released its initial findings after 
investigating the use of parallel email accounts by officials in Bush's 
White House. 
...<http://www.theregister.co.uk/2007/06/19/whitehouse_cogr_emails/>

Professor may have lost Social Security numbers in Africa
Houston Chronicle - United States
The university had been planning to use computer-generated 
identification numbers rather that Social Security numbers as of 
August. <http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/ap/tx/4902159.html>

E-mail Account Holders Have Right to Privacy, Appeals Court Upholds
BetaNews - USA
By Scott M. Fulton, III, BetaNews A US federal appeals court yesterday 
upheld a district court ruling in favor of an individual whose e-mail 
records were ...
<http://www.betanews.com/article/Email_Account_Holders_Have_Right_to_Priv
acy_Appeals_Court_Upholds/1182286198>

Guilford Takes Public Records Off the Internet
abc11tv.com - Raleigh-Durham-Fayetteville,NC,USA
Register of deeds Jeff Thigpen says the county has removed marriage, 
birth and death certificate records. The county is required to make 
that information 
...<http://abclocal.go.com/wtvd/story?section=central&id=5400198>

1898 bill deserves to pass
Wilmington Morning Star - Wilmington,NC,USA
The bill simply would require the State Archives to finish up and 
distribute the final version of its exhaustive report about what is 
often called the ... 
http://www.wilmingtonstar.com/article/20070619/EDITORIAL/706190302>

Mayor calls for probe of FOIA practices Kalamazoo to seek outside ...
Kalamazoo Gazette - Kalamazoo,MI,USA
... by the city from obtaining public information under the state 
Freedom of Information Act. McKinney also suggested that Assistant City 
Manager Fay Peek, 
...<http://www.mlive.com/news/kzgazette/index.ssf?/base/news-24/118226659
235660.xml&coll=7>

Systems needed to resolve e-mail crunch
ComputerWeekly.com - UK
The Freedom of Information Act dictates that public sector bodies must 
be able to supply copies of "recorded information" on request, even if 
generated ...
<http://www.computerweekly.com/Articles/2007/06/19/224883/systems-needed-
to-resolve-e-mail-crunch.htm>

Crowded Archives gets relief
News Courier - Athens,AL,USA
By Karen Middleton The Limestone County Archives will be expanding to 
occupy the entire former L&N Passenger Depot. Three years ago the 
County Commission ...
<http://www.enewscourier.com/homepage/local_story_169222649.html?keyword=
leadpicturestory>


From UMI to Bell & Howell to ProQuest
Ann Arbor News - Ann Arbor,MI,USA
October 2005: ProQuest sells off several lines of business from its 
Information and Learning division to a group of employees, who form 
National Archive ...
<http://www.mlive.com/business/aanews/index.ssf?/base/business-5/11822640
24252460.xml&coll=2>

Scoop: Register of deeds removes some records from Web
Greensboro News Record - Greensboro,NC,USA
If you enjoy sifting through Guilford County marriage, birth and death 
records online -- and who doesn't? -- then that part of your life is 
over. ...
<http://www.news-record.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070619/NEWSREC01
01/70618033/-1/NEWSREC0201>

Putin signs decree on presidential library
RIA Novosti - Moscow,Russia
MOSCOW, June 19 (RIA Novosti) - Vladimir Putin has signed a decree 
establishing a presidential library, named after the first Russian 
President Boris ...<http://en.rian.ru/russia/20070619/67444728.html>

Paper chase
Ottawa Citizen (subscription) - Ontario, Canada
Gregory was stuck in his office for four days marking documents. Every 
time he thought he had made progress, a fresh stack of papers would 
arrive, ...
<http://www.canada.com/ottawacitizen/news/opinion/story.html?id=509cf84d-
0378-4dd7-a794-a7bffc9caf79>

State Farm Accuses High-Profile Lawyer Of Ethics Violations
WLOX - Biloxi,MS,USA
In court papers, State Farm says it has been "severely prejudiced" by 
having thousands of confidential documents turned over to its 
"adversaries outside of 
...<http://www.wlox.com/Global/story.asp?S=6679800&nav=6DJI>

State Farm accuses high-profile lawyer of ethics violations
Picayune Item - Picayune,MS,USA
In court papers, State Farm says it has been "severely prejudiced" by
having thousands of confidential documents turned over to its
"adversaries outside of ...
<http://www.picayuneitem.com/local/local_story_171123606.html>

Backup Tapes in Mass Tort Litigation
Law.com (subscription) - San Francisco,CA,USA
22, 2003) (finding company liable for spoliation of evidence for 
failure to preserve backup tapes). The leading cases on preservation of 
backup tapes are 
...<http://www.law.com/jsp/legaltechnology/pubArticleLT.jsp?id=1182243951
535>

Council opts not to restore city historian position
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Rochester,NY,USA
She has doubled as city archivist or records manager since 2004. City 
Hall expects to save $58000 annually with the cut. City Council 
President Lois Giess ...
<http://www.democratandchronicle.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070619/
NEWS01/70619033/1002/NEWS>

City historian post is gone
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Rochester,NY,USA
The city historian post -- held for the past two decades by Ruth
Rosenberg-Naparsteck of Rochester -- has doubled as city archivist or
records manager since ...
<http://www.democratandchronicle.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070620/
NEWS01/706200384/1002/NEWS>

Business holds grand opening
Daily American Online (subscription) - Somerset,PA,USA
Within the cavernous warehouse is an entire section devoted to the 
shredding and destruction of all kinds of documents. The two-story 
shredding machine 
...<http://www.dailyamerican.com/articles/2007/06/19/news/news446.txt>

AHIMA Calls on Congress to Expand, Standardize Personal Health ...
Earthtimes.org - USA
... but also by the healthcare industry's continued transformation from 
a paper-intensive industry to one of electronic records transmissions. 
<http://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/news_press_release,125339.shtml>


Wiley Rein, Insurer Sanctioned $1.25 Million
Mark Hamblett
Failure to disclose a key document on insurance coverage for the Port 
Authority at the World Trade Center in the aftermath of the Sept. 11 
terror attacks and other discovery abuses is going to cost Wiley Rein 
and Coughlin Duffy.
<http://www.law.com/jsp/article.jsp?id=1182243960096>

Wall Street Journal
PowerPoint Turns 20, As Its Creators Ponder A Dark Side to Success
<http://online.wsj.com/article/SB118228116940840904-email.html>

Wall Street Journal
Making Lists of Everything in Your Life
Web Site Compiles Results for Sharing; A Haircut History
<http://online.wsj.com/article/SB118230101733141376-email.html>


Wall Street Journal
Wikis at Work
Companies turn the Wikipedia concept into a powerful 
corporate-information tool for employees
<http://online.wsj.com/article/SB118194629405937232-email.html>

Panel created to examine making public records more accessible
Palm Beach Post - FL, United States
Charlie Crist created a commission Tuesday to look for ways to make 
public records more accessible, and appointed to it an open records 
advocate and a ...
<http://www.palmbeachpost.com/politics/content/state/epaper/2007/06/20/a5
a_crist_0620.html>

UMC misses records deadline
Jackson Clarion Ledger - Jackson,MS,USA
25-61-5 - All public records are declared to be public property. ... No 
public body shall adopt procedures which authorize the public body to 
produce or ...
<http://www.clarionledger.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070620/NEWS/70
6200362/1001/news>

MSNBC
Not fiction? Herman Munster's identity stolen
Thieves apparently didn't realize he is a fictional 1960s TV character
<http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/19334522/from/ET/>

Democrats call Tony Snow's Clinton-era White House e-mail ...
Raw Story - Cambridge,MA,USA
... published a memo written by former Clinton Chief of Staff John 
Podesta in 1993 which ordered the preservation of all electronic 
records as well. ...
<http://rawstory.com/news/2007/Democrats_say_Tony_Snow_wrong_about_0620.h
tml>

No access to code in eVoting case
ZDNet - USA
The ruling of the lower court was that Jennings wanted access to ES&S 
trade secrets "based on nothing more than speculation and conjecture" 
and that ...<http://blogs.zdnet.com/BTL/?p=5446>

Opinion: New laws encourage destruction of data and truth
Computerworld - Framingham,MA,USA
So if an email or document is only subject to SEC Rule 17a-4 and they 
have kept it for the time specified by the law, why keep it longer? ...
<http://www.computerworld.com/action/article.do?command=viewArticleBasic&
taxonomyName=storage&articleId=9025367&taxonomyId=19&intsrc=kc_feat>


Pfizer P2P Security Breach
Slyck - Astoria,NY,USA
Many high profile events have stemmed from such misusage, from the 
sharing of secrete military documents, social security numbers, and 
other sensitive ...<http://www.slyck.com/story1496.html>

Rumblings Over Missing White House E-Mails Getting Louder
TechNewsWorld - Sherman Oaks,CA,USA
The RNC's policy is to delete e-mails after a certain period of time. 
E-mails sent from the White House, by contrast, must be preserved 
indefinitely. ...
<http://www.technewsworld.com/story/76lLOR1kLLROFf/Rumblings-Over-Missing
-White-House-E-Mails-Getting-Louder.xhtml>

Archivists Prepare To Unveil Nixon's Archives
WJZ - Baltimore,MD,USA
(CBS News) COLLEGE PARK, Md. Angela Drews and her colleagues at the 
National Archives have been packing for months. Plain cardboard boxes 
with odds and ends 
...<http://wjz.com/watercooler/watercooler_story_171221806.html>

Ghasia: Deceit affects archives care
Daily News - TSN - Dar Es Salaam,United Republic of Tanzania
CORRPUTION and fraud has been linked to poor record keeping and 
archives management, which hinder transparency and accountability in 
government proceedings. 
...<http://www.dailynews-tsn.com/page.php?id=7377>

Inside Nixon's Archives
CBS News - New York City,NY,USA
"This is the Nixon White House taping system," said National Archives 
and Records Administration archivist John Powers, who has looked over 
and looked after ...
<http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/06/20/eveningnews/main2956112.shtml>






Peter Kurilecz
Richmond, VA

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