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Privacy activists sue UK government over PRISM and Tempora

Publisher: 
GigaOm
Publication date: 
08-Jul-2013
Author(s): 
David Meyer
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According to Privacy International, the PRISM data-sharing mean the UK government runs an unaccountable surveillance regime that contravenes the European Convention of Human Rights, which gives EU citizens a right to privacy and personal communications, as well as a right to freedom of expression.