APC member JCA-NET speaks out against Japanese digital surveillance bill

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By APC for APCNews

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay, 30 May 2011


The proposed bill criminalises a number of online activities, granting Japanese authorities extremely broad powers to monitor and investigate their citizens. It also requires network providers to record and hold communications data on all users so it can be used by law enforcement agencies.

Full article at http://www.jca.apc.org/jca-net/node/24

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