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Brit broke anti-terror law by refusing to cough up passwords to cops

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Re: Damn it, 1984 was not a How To Guide!

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Those freedoms will, of course, be restored as soon as possible after the problem is solved.

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Yes. In the same way that the imposition of income tax on the general population was a temporary measure needed to finance the Napoleonic war, which the people were promised would be rescinded as soon as that cost had been covered ...

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