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  1. News - World - BRITAIN

    British lawmakers to expand probe into electronic surveillance following Snowden leaks

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 08:45am by Associated Press in London

    ... the public and hold open hearings as part of a widened investigation into the scale of electronic surveillance, triggered by Edward Snowden’s US National Security Agency leaks. Parliament’s Intelligence and Security Committee said it would probe whether Britain’s laws on intercepting private communications, drafted well over a decade ago, are still adequate in the internet age. Snowden ...

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    Newspaper forced to destroy Snowden files, editor jokes it’s ‘so Chinese can’t get them’

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 09:39am by Agence France-Presse

    ... a court battle over its publication of US security secrets leaked by Edward Snowden, the paper’s editor claimed on Tuesday. Alan Rusbridger said he was contacted by “a very senior government ... operative Snowden handed them thousands of documents. Writing in Tuesday’s Guardian, Rusbridger claimed authorities told him: “You’ve had your fun. Now we want the stuff back.” “There followed ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Britain defends detention of Snowden journalist’s partner

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 10:14am by Reuters in London

    ... partner if they thought lives might be at risk from data he was carrying from fugitive US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden. Facing legal and diplomatic complaints after police held Guardian writer Glenn Greenwald’s Brazilian partner for nine hours on Sunday - and accused by the newspaper of forcing it to trash computers holding copies of Snowden’s data - the interior minister said ...

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    Miranda documents ‘highly sensitive’, say British police in Snowden case

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Miranda documents ‘highly sensitive’, say British police in Snowden case British police said documents seized from the partner of a journalist who has led coverage of Edward Snowden's leaks were "highly sensitive" and, if disclosed, could put lives at risk. Counter-terrorism detectives said yesterday they had launched a criminal investigation ...

  5. News - World - BRITAIN

    British court allows vetting of seized Snowden data

    Posted Aug 22nd 2013, 08:04pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in London UK court allows vetting of seized Snowden data over national security A British court ruled yesterday that if national security issues are at stake, the UK government may look through items seized from the partner of a journalist who has written stories about documents leaked by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden. It was not clear ...

  6. News - World - BRITAIN

    Snowden journalist Greenwald launches legal action after partner’s detention

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 08:48pm by AP

    ... Greenwald The partner of the US journalist behind the Edward Snowden leaks launched legal action against Britain yesterday for holding him under anti-terror laws. David Miranda, a Brazilian national ... arguing any suggestion that anti-terrorism powers had been misused could undermine public support for those powers. Greenwald met Snowden in June in Hong Kong, from where he published the first ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    British court dismisses challenge to Snowden-linked detention

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 08:25pm by AFP

    ... Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden. This judgment overwhelmingly supports the wholly proportionate action taken by the police in this case to protect national security Theresa May, British ...

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    Prince William and Kate release family photos of baby George

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 10:12am by Reuters in London

    ... Lord Snowden. Some royal watchers were disappointed that the first photos released of Prince George failed to show his face and were not of a professional quality. But the decision to eschew ...



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