Investigatory Powers Act goes into force, putting UK citizens under intense new spying regime

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From The Independent: http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/investigatory-powers-act-bill-snoopers-charter-spying-law-powers-theresa-may-a7503616.html

From the end of 2016, every British citizen is living under spying powers that have been deemed ‘world-leading – but only as a beacon for despots everywhere’

 

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