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US passes Cloud Act giving police access to data stored abroad

Monday 26 March 2018 | 12:29 CET | News
The US Congress has approved legislation giving law enforcement officials the right to request access to data stored abroad by US-based service providers. The so-called Cloud Act was included in a USD 1.3 trillion spending bill passed at the last minute to avoid a US government shutdown and later signed into law by President Trump. 

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