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06.14.17
Europe's top court rules that ISPs should block The Pirate Bay
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Europe's top court rules that ISPs should block The Pirate Bay

Dutch copyright group BREIN wins its case against the world's biggest torrent site, but will it matter?

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01.26.17
Trump signs executive order stripping non-citizens of privacy rights (updated)
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Trump signs executive order stripping non-citizens of privacy rights (updated)

The six month-old Privacy Shield agreement between the US and EU is now in jeopardy.

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07.20.15
EU to decide whether or not Uber is a transportation service
07.20.15

EU to decide whether or not Uber is a transportation service

Uber has repeatedly insisted that it's not just a ridesharing company, but that interpretation is...

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04.08.14
Court rules that the EU's data retention law violates privacy rights
04.08.14

Court rules that the EU's data retention law violates privacy rights

The European Union has argued that telecom companies must hold on to internet and phone records fo...

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03.28.14
EU court rules that internet providers may have to block pirate sites
03.28.14

EU court rules that internet providers may have to block pirate sites

Internet providers in Europe may soon have little choice but to filter out pirate sites. In resolv...

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04.30.12
UK High Court rules ISPs to block Pirate Bay, forgets it ain't the boss anymore
04.30.12

UK High Court rules ISPs to block Pirate Bay, forgets it ain't the boss anymore

The High Court has ruled that British ISPs must block web-browsing citizens from accessing the inf...

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03.05.12
Do we have the right to be 'forgotten' on Google? Spain asks ECJ to investigate
03.05.12

Do we have the right to be 'forgotten' on Google? Spain asks ECJ to investigate

Google has already tasted European hot water over its revised privacy policy, and soon the European...

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10.04.11
European Court: It's free trade for a reason, dummy
10.04.11

European Court: It's free trade for a reason, dummy

Primer: The EU is many nations with a single market, if wine is cheaper in France, a German can...

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