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U.S. data mining worries Canadian privacy advocates

Canada’s privacy watchdog is expressing “significant concerns” about a U.S. program to gather data from internet and global telephone use. Jennifer Stoddart, Privacy Commissioner of Canada plans to find out how the personal information of Canadians may be affected. Prism »

Internet, Science & Technology, Politics, Society

Supreme Court backs email and texting privacy

Canada’s highest court has ruled in favour of the right to privacy in emails and text messages. The Supreme Court of Canada said Wednesday police have no automatic right to snoop at will into private messages. The Court was ruling »