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Did EU ruling invalidate the UK's bonkers Snoopers' Charter?

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Re: "access to retained traffic and location data is extremely useful to the police"

> that the vast majority of terrorist attacks in the EU in recent years have been carried out by people who are "known bad guys".

Exactly so if the police and security services had been able to monitor all communications in the UK for the last 40years they might have been able to determine if there was any link between the IRA and Sinn Fein

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