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5
Apr

Australia passes social media law penalising platforms for violent content

Paul Karp The Guardian, 4 April 2019 www.theguardian.com/media/2019/apr/04/australia-passes-social-media-law-penalising-platforms-for-violent-content

15
Mar

Privacy Foundation’s initial response to Justice Committee’s Report on Privacy Bill

The full text of the Privacy Foundation’s initial response to the Justice Committee’s Report on the Privacy Bill can be viewed below: Media Release on Privacy Bill Report

25
Jul

Amazon and WhatsApp have been scolded over their “disappointing” privacy practices

Source: Samuel Gibbs, The Guardian. Tuesday 11 July, 2017. https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/jul/11/eff-who-has-your-back-report-amazon-whatsapp-falling-short-over-privacy

2
Apr

APF Policy Statement, Privacy Law

APF Policy Statement, Privacy Law Source: Australian Privacy Foundation – https://www.privacy.org.au/ https://www.privacy.org.au/Papers/WAAG-PrivLaw-170402.pdf

31
Mar

International Cyber Engagement Strategy

International Cyber Engagement Strategy  Source: Australian Privacy Foundation – https://www.privacy.org.au/ https://www.privacy.org.au/Papers/DFAT-CyberStrat-170331.pdf

6
Mar

Time To Talk About Protecting Human Rights

Time To Talk About Protecting Human Rights Source: Australian Privacy Foundation – https://www.privacy.org.au/ https://www.privacy.org.au/Media/MR-HumanRts-170305.pdf

5
Mar

APF Policy Statement, Human Rights Protections

Source: Australian Privacy Foundation – https://www.privacy.org.au/ Background Australia is in a highly unusual position in comparison with most countries around the world, in that almost no human rights are enshrined in the Constitution. The sole rights in the Constitution relate to freedom of religion (s.116), just terms compensation (s.51(xxxi)), trial by jury – which has been gutted by a High

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19
Jan

Australian Federal Court Decision Guts The Privacy Act

Australian Federal Court Decision Guts The Privacy Act Source: Australian Privacy Foundation – https://www.privacy.org.au/ https://www.privacy.org.au/Media/MR-TelstraCase-160119.pdf

18
Jan

The Imminent Threat of Automated Government

The Imminent Threat of Automated Government Source: Australian Privacy Foundation – https://www.privacy.org.au/ https://www.privacy.org.au/Media/MR-AutoGov-170118.pdf

13
Jan

APF Policy Statement, Data Retention

APF Policy Statement, Data Retention Source: Australian Privacy Foundation – https://www.privacy.org.au/ https://www.privacy.org.au/Papers/DOCA-DataRet-170113.pdf