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Liberty Launch Legal Proceedings Against The Government Over The Snoopers Charter

On the 28th February 2017, Liberty launched judicial review legal proceedings against the Government to challenge the legality of the Snoopers Charter. The legislation is officially know as the  Investigatory Powers Act 2016. The Snoopers Charter The Snoopers Charter made ‘Big Brother’ Orwellian style mass state surveillance a reality in this country. Under the Snoopers […]

The New Snoopers Charter

The new ‘Snoopers Charter’, known officially as the ‘Investigatory Powers Bill‘ is currently going through Parliament. Many will recall that the old Snoopers Charter, the Draft Communications Data Bill, was withdrawn a few years ago due to widespread opposition on account of privacy and civil liberties concerns. Had that legislation got through, then details about whom literally everybody […]