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Identity Chip Planted Under Skin Approved for Use in Health Care

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The New York Times discusses implantible chips used for medical reasons with Wayne Crews. 

''The fact that we're engaged in such a deep, fundamental privacy debate really does complicate the prospect for this kind of technology,'' said Clyde Wayne Crews Jr., director of technology studies at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, a regulatory research group in Washington. ''We haven't even sorted out the appropriateness of a RFID tag that goes on a pallet of tomatoes,'' Mr. Crews said, ''much less one that can go under a person's skin.''

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