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The Information We Collect
When you visit the Site, you can review excerpts from Eric Volz's book and other materials, express an opinion, review photographs and/or listen to audio recordings, or participate in one of our online forums. In the course of your visit to the Site and/or your participation in the variouis offerings included therein, we may seek to collect from you various forms of personal information. Examples of the types of Personal identifiable information (or "Personal Information") that may be collected at the Site include, among other things: your name, address, e-mail addres, telephone number, fax number, and other information about you, your interests, opinions and/or viewpoints with respect to certain events or matters addressed on the Site.
At certain places on the Site, only those persons who provide us with the requested Personal Information will bepermited to participated in the Site's activities and offerings. Such areas are clearly identified on the Site and you will be provided with the opportunity to "opt out" of providing such Personal Information.
We may also collect various types of non-Personal Information when you visit the Site. Some of the types of non-Personal Information we may collect through the Site include, among other things: current Internet protocol address and type of browser you are using (e.g., Firefox, Internet Explorer), the type of operating system you are using, (e.g., Microsoft Windows or Mac OS), the domain name of your Internet service provider (e.g., America Online, Earthlink), the Website page(s) you have visited, the content you have accessed and the advertisements you have been shown and/or visited.
How We May Use Personal Information
The Persanal Information we collect from or through the Site is used by the Site Operator to enahnce the interactive experience for which the Site was established. If you choose to submit content for publication (e.g., comments or a letter to the Site Operator, a posting to a blog or a discussion board), we may publish your screen name and other information you have provided to us.
We may on occasion combine cetain Personal Information we collect through the Site with other information that we collect from unaffiliated sources. In addition, we may from time to time use non-Personal Information that we collect through the Site to improve the design and content of the Site, to deliver more relevant messages, and to enable us to personalize your Internet experience.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
In addition, we may transfer Personal Information about you if we are acquired by, sold to, or merged with another entity. In any such case, will will make every reasonable attempt to notify you before tranferring any such Personal Information.
This section describes certain practices of our advertising, such as the collection and use of information to deliver advertising. We, and our existing or future service providers, advertisers or partners may collect various types of non-Personal Information when you interact with us or visit any of the Site. A representative list of the types of non-Personal Information that may be collected include: current Internet protocol address and type of browser you are using (e.g., Firefox, Internet Explorer), the type of operating system you are using, (e.g., Microsoft Windows or Mac OS), the domain name of your Internet service provider (e.g., America Online, Earthlink), the web pages you have visited, the content you have accessed and the advertisements you have been shown and/or clicked on. Such non-Personal Information collected may be combined with information from other sources and/or shared with third parties.
In addition, the non-Personal Information collected by us through the Site may be used to improve the design and content of the Site, and to enable us to personalize your Internet experience. This information may also be used to provide you with additional product and service opportunities and to make inferences about your interests in order to deliver more relevant messages and/or advertisements. We also may use this information to analyze usage of the Site. The practices described in this section are enabled by the technologies and relationships described in the "Cookies & Web Beacons" and "Collection of Information by Third-Party Sites, Ad Servers, and Sponsors" sections below.
Collection of Information by Third-Party Sites, Ad Servers, and Sponsors
The Site contains links to other Websites whose information practices may be different than ours. Visitors should consult the other Websites' privacy notices, as we have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, such third parties.
Third Party Ad Servers
We, our partners and/or our advertisers may use third parties to serve or present the ads that appear on the Site and to conduct research about the advertisements.
Our Commitment to Security
We have endeavored to put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard to prevent unauthorized access, to maintain data security, and to use correctly the information we collect online.
How You can Access or Correct Information
Access to Personal Information that is collected from the Site may be accessible for a limited period of time from the point of collection. For example, if you created a password-protected account within the Site, you can access that account to review the information you provided.
You may also send an e-mail or letter to the following e-mail or street address requesting access to or correction of your Personal Information. For verification purposes please include your first name, last name, e-mail address and the password yo use for such service.
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Gringo Nightmare: A chilling tale of how political pressure and a rigged judicial process led to the conviction of an innocent man; and a powerful story of how one man's faith in the truth, combined with grassroots pressure from people around the world who had never met Eric Volz, eventually helped to end an unjust imprisonment.
—KC Johnson, author of Until Proven Iinnocent