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ORG wants IP Bill put on hold amid Brexit fall-out

Tuesday 28 June 2016 | 10:54 CET | News
The Open Rights Group (ORG) is calling on the UK Government to stop the progression of the Investigatory Powers Bill through Parliament in wake of the political fall-out of the Brexit vote. ORG Executive Director Jim Killock said that such an important Bill, with far-reaching security implications, cannot receive the scrutiny it requires with the current political crisis. He wants the Bill put on hold until a new Prime Minister is appointed and the crisis is resolved.

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