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Data victory for citizens
  • World
  • April 14, 2014, 01:00

In a far-reaching move, the European Court of Justice has struck down the European Data Retention Directive, a dramatic decision that is a vict(...)

It’s official: the EU data retention directive has been declared invalid by Europe’s highest court this week, after Irish privacy advocates, Di(...)

The ECJ’s advocate general Pedro Cruz Villalón said in December that the controversial 2006 directive was unlawful and incompatible with the Charter of Fundamental Rights.

A European Union directive that required telecom operators to retain data for two years has been deemed “invalid”, Brussels’ highest court rule(...)

Singer-songwriter Johnny Duhan. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Singer-songwriter Johnny Duhan has accused his former solicitor of attempting to “bully and coerce” him over unpaid royalties for his most famous song(...)