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Hong Kong Protesters Combat the Surveillance State

A major priority of the protest movement that’s consumed Hong Kong for the past 3 and half months is awarding the surveillance apparatus that literally everywhere. Demonstrators have pulled down camera poles, spray painted lenses, used green lasers to destroy sensors, and shielded themselves with umbrellas while marching through the streets. There’s a growing concern …

BREAKING Brexit: UK must maintain ‘unhindered’ flow of EU citizens’ data after..

BREAKING Brexit: UK must maintain ‘unhindered’ flow of EU citizens’ data after..

Brexit: UK must maintain ‘unhindered’ flow of EU citizens’ data after leaving the bloc, say Lords committee A House of Lords committee said on Tuesday that Britain could be put at a competitive disadvantage and the police could lose access to intelligence, if the government failed to retain unhindered flows of data Leon Neal – …

U.S.-EU citizens are equally treated under U.S. law, as under EU law, in the law enforcement context

NANCY C. LIBIN: The other misconception is that, again, in the law enforcement context that U.S. Law treats EU citizens differently than U.S. Citizens. I think that this misconception stems from a reading of the Privacy Act, as I said, which does apply to U.S. Persons, which are defined as U.S. Citizens and permanent resident …