Dutch government: Let’s keep data retention mostly unchanged

On 18 November, the Dutch government finally issued its response to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruling in April 2014 that invalidated the data retention directive 2006/24/EC. Despite all the debate about the legality of data retention practices, the government wants to retain its current data retention legislation.

Country: Netherlands

Domains: Privacy

Stakeholder: Government

Tags: data retention, Court of Justice of the European Union, The Netherlands, CJEU, Directive 2006/24/EC, rule of law, Bits of Freedom, EU Charter of fundamental rights, debate, invalid

Posted on Wednesday 3 December 2014

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