Canadian government continues to expand state powers

The Canadian government is scheduled to release new security legislation on Friday that would grant even more power to its police and domestic security agencies. This proposal comes in response to a string of "lone wolf" shootings of soldiers in Canada last October.

Country: Global

Domains: Privacy

Stakeholder: Government

Tags: Canada, anti-terror legislation, security, surveillance, intelligence agencies, privacy

Posted on Thursday 29 January 2015

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