Stephen Caines is a second-year Residential Fellow at CodeX – The Stanford Center for Legal Informatics and a Technology, and Innovation Policy Advisor for the City of San Jose. He is a legal technologist with a passion for privacy and access to justice. Stephen’s work primarily focuses on use of facial-recognition technology by governments and law enforcement, as well as on examining the impacts of other emerging technologies. Stephen is a co-founder of the CoronAtlas dashboard, a free pandemic resource open to the general public. He currently serves on the San Jose Digital Privacy Advisory Task Force.
A set of actions to rein in the unchecked power of the surveillance complex that has attached itself to our nation’s law-enforcement systems