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Barristers tell Parliament that some GCHQ mass surveillance is illegal

UK Human Rights Blog Two barristers have advised a Parliamentary committee that some mass surveillance allegedly undertaken by the UK’s security services is probably illegal. Jemima Stratford QC and Tim Johnston’s advice (PDF) was commissioned by the chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group … Continue reading

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Child Abuse Inquiry To Hire A Further 21 Barristers, Angering Survivors And Charities – RESEARCHING REFORM

Originally posted on Researching Reform:
It’s difficult at this stage to work out whether the Inquiry panel are simply devoid of common sense or just looking to profit from the process, but the news that the nation’s Statutory Inquiry Into…

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