Mass surveillance for national security does conflict with EU privacy rights, court advisor suggests

Mass surveillance regimes in the UK, Belgium and France which require bulk collection of digital data for a national security purpose may be at least partially in breach of fundamental privacy rights of European Union citizens, per the opinion of an influential advisor to Europe’s top court issued today. Advocate general Campos S├ínchez-Bordona’s (non-legally binding) … Continue reading Mass surveillance for national security does conflict with EU privacy rights, court advisor suggests