Celebrity photos leak: Lib Dems pledge a digital bill of rights to protect privacy in its election manifesto

A digital “Bill of Rights” is needed to protect people’s privacy and give them more control over their personal data.

he Liberal Democrats will pledge a crackdown on intimate images of people being posted online without their consent as part of the party’s pre-election manifesto tomorrow.
Julian Huppert, the Lib Dem home affairs spokesman, said a digital bill of rights was “even more necessary” after nude photographs of many celebrities, including the Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and the model Kelly Brook, were stolen and then published on the internet.
The Lib Dems believe a digital bill of rights is needed to protect people’s privacy and give them more control over their personal data.
Read more: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/lib-dems-pledge-a-digital-bill-of-rights-to-protect-privacy-in-its-election-manifesto-9716592.html
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