There’s an easy way to avoid this situation again. If you are presented the option to use a gov’t issues computer.. just don’t. The chances of the gov’t prosecuting itself for it’s own criminal activity are slim at best.
The school district accused of spying on students at home via laptop webcam has agreed to settle two student lawsuits for a total of $610,000. The Lower Merion School District board of directors released a statement Tuesday morning, saying that it decided to settle in order to move on and “protect the interests of our taxpayers,” even if that meant not being able to share its own side of the story.