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David Blunkett calls for urgent review of laws governing security services

Publisher: 
The Guardian
Publication date: 
05-Nov-2013
Author(s): 
Nick Hopkins and Matthew Taylor
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Yesterday Privacy International filed complaints with the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) against some of the world's leading telecommunication companies for providing assistance to GCHQ's Tempora programme. The group believes up to a dozen OECD guidelines, relating to companies' responsibilities to respect human rights, including the right to privacy and freedom of expression, may have been violated.

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