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First ruling on UK mass surveillance: today ruled that mass interception have breached the European Convention on Human Rights englishpen.org/campaigns/press

@CCC 'The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) today ruled that the UK’s mass interception programmes have breached the European Convention on Human Rights.

The Court found that the UK’s mass surveillance programmes, revealed by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, did ‘not meet the “quality of law” requirement’ and were ‘incapable of keeping the “interference” to what is “necessary in a democratic society”’...'

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