Sunday 10 February 2019

More on FamilyTreeDNA and privacy issues

Some more posts of interest on the recent development with FamilyTreeDNA is allowing law enforcement agencies access to its database (see

Philip Grass has written an interesting blog post about the situation at

Elsewhere, the legal genealogist Judy G. Russell and DNA expert Debbie Kennett give their thoughts on the situation in a podcast at

And some reassurances form other DNA firms about privacy can be read at


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1 comment:

  1. I signed up as required for access to their free articles to try to read the GenomeWeb article, but the link you supplied must be to a premium article, as I still was unable to see it.