This report is an evaluation of privacy and surveillance laws, policies and practices in the European Union. The 2010 report was updated with the support of the European Commission's Fundamental Rights and Citizenship programme 2007-2013. Updates to the 2010 report have been provided by Gloria González Fuster at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Maria Grazia Porcedda at the European University Institute and Matteo E. Bonfanti, at the Centre for Media and Communication Studies, Central European University.
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