UK spying report to be published

The legal framework surrounding surveillance is "unnecessarily complicated" and "lacks transparency", a Parliamentary committee says.

The Intelligence and Security Committee (ISC) report also says there should be a single law to govern access to private communications by UK agencies.

Its inquiry has considered the impact of such activities on people's privacy.

Country: UK

Domains: Privacy

Stakeholder: Government

Tags: report, abuse of powers, intelligence agencies, spying, UK, privacy, surveillance

Posted on Thursday 12 March 2015

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