investigatory powers act
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29 July 2019: Bulk surveillance powers do not breach freedom of expression rights, divisional court rules in Liberty legal challenge
14 June 2019: The NUJ has been granted permission to intervene in a judicial review of the Investigatory Powers Act 2016. The union maintains there is inadequate protection for journalists, their equipment, materials and sources.
13 September 2018: The ruling represents a significant blow to UK government and its repressive surveillance laws
30 October 2017: Helen Mills, senior associate at the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies explains the lack of transparency threatens the right to protest in the UK.
26 October 2017: A great day for journalism and democracy in Canada as new shield law to protect sources and whistleblowers is introduced.
15 June 2017: Union highlights NUJ members long and proud history of defending the public's right to know and calls for better safeguards for journalists and journalism.
12 April 2017: Manchester and Salford branch is screening Citizenfour a documentary about Edward Snowden in association with Open Rights Group.