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Dutch privacy watchdog rejects law on using telecom data to fight Covid-19

Friday 3 July 2020 | 08:58 CET | News
The Dutch data protection regulator AP has rejected the government's plans to use mobile network data in the fight against Covid-19. The government proposed legislation to require telecom operators to share the anonymised data on a temporary basis. However, the AP's chairman Aleid Wolfsen has advised the cabinet not to go ahead with the law in its current form, the NOS reports. 

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