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Reposted from Guardian on line High court rules data retention and surveillance legislation unlawful Victory for Tory MP David Davis and Labour’s Tom Watson, who said there were insufficient privacy safeguards, as judges find Dripa inconsistent with EU law Labour … Continue reading

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Two MPs to sue government over data law ‘stitch-up’

Reposted from Channel 4 news Two MPs, Tom Watson and David Davis, are to sue the government for introducing “ridiculous” emergency legislation allowing police and security services access to people’s phone and internet records. The MPs from either side of … Continue reading

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Police will have ‘backdoor’ access to health records despite opt-out, says MP

‘ello, ‘ello, ‘ello, what’s going on ‘ere then? Patients’ records at a GP surgery. According to David Davis, in the past police would need to track down the GP who held a suspect’s records and obtain a disclosure order. Photograph: … Continue reading

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