Access in the News

Shock European court decision: Websites are liable for users’ comments

Date: June 16, 2015
Author: Glyn Moody
Publication: Ars Technica

 

Inimõiguste organisatsioon: kohtu otsus Delfi vastu tõukab interneti järsult eemale vabast enesev

Date: June 16, 2015
Publication: Delfi.com 

Websites verantwoordelijk voor reacties anonieme bezoekers

Date: June 16, 2015
Publication: NU.nl 

Data reform moves to final negotiation phase

Date: June 15, 2015
Author: David Meyer
Publication: Politico 

Grumpy EU ministers agree shaky pact on new data protection law

Date: June 15, 2015
Author: Jennifer Baker
Publication: The Register 

‘Death of net neutrality will kill media freedom’

Date: June 14, 2015
Publication: The Times of India 

POLITICO Pro’s Morning Tech: French surveillance — Facebook court delay — Ziggo privacy

Date: June 10, 2015
Author: David Meyer
Publication: Politico 

Draconian’ French Charteur des Snoopeurs gets senate approval

Date: June 10, 2015
Author: Jennifer Baker
Publication: The Register 

Rand Paul Runs on NSA Fight, As Privacy Advocates Wonder What He Actually Won

Date: June 9, 2015
Author: David Weigel
Publication: Bloomberg Business 

Back from the dead: US officials to ask secret court to revive NSA surveillance

Date: June 3, 2015
Author: Spencer Ackerman
Publication: The Guardian 

MEPs, Council still deadlocked over EU telco laws

Date: June 3, 2015
Author: Jennifer Baker
Publication: The Register 

It’s NSA 1, Rand Paul 0 as the Senate Passes Patriot Act Reform

Date: June 2, 2015
Author: Shane Harris
Publication: The Daily Beast 

Rand Paul Won’t Get Amendments on NSA Reform Bill—But Mitch McConnell Will

Date: June 1, 2015
Author: Dustin Volz
Publication: National Journal 

Patriot Act spy powers to expire as Rand Paul blocks USA Freedom Act vote

Date: May 31, 2015
Author: Eric Geller
Publication: The Daily Dot 

Facebook’s free internet limits poor users

Date: May 29, 2015
Author: Lyndal Rowlands
Publication: SciDev 

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