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Lawrence Cappello is an Assistant Professor of U.S. Legal and Constitutional History at The University of Alabama and a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US). He received his PhD from the City University of New York.

He is the author of None of Your Damn Business: Privacy in the United States from the Gilded Age to the Digital Age (University of Chicago Press). His essays have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, The Nation, The Hill, and The Economist.