Privacy? What privacy? EU’s draft law on your data is useless, say digital rights orgs

Careful reading of the endnotes shows some national ministers are still at odds with the notion of privacy!

Activists have leaked the latest draft of Europe’s planned data protection law – which is supposed to safeguard Europeans’ personal information when in the hands of businesses and governments.
The proposed rules have been agreed by the European Parliament. Now Euro nations’ government ministers, who sit on the Council of the European Union, are tearing the text apart, and rewriting large chunks of it.
Read more: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2015/03/04/data_protection_what_data_protection_proposed_new_law_is_as_good_as_useless_say_digtal_rights_orgs
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