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CR&CL (UK) Letter to the Home Office in relation to the Task Force on Child Protection and the Internet, 11 May, 2001.

In May 2001, the European Parliament Temporary Committee on Echelon released a draft report.
Yaman Akdeniz appeared in front of the European Parliament, Temporary Committee on the ECHELON interception system
during the meeting of Thursday, 22 March, 2001, Brussels. Read the Cyber-Rights & Cyber-Liberties (UK) statement submitted to the European Parliament. (pdf version with footnotes is also available) See the agenda for the meeting and a number of documents for the meeting are also available. For further information about the Echelon interception system see http://www.cyber-rights.org/interception/echelon/ 

Cyber-Rights & Cyber-Liberties (UK) response to the Internet Watch Foundation on its discussion paper on the availability of child pornography through the Usenet discussion groups (newsgroups), 30 January, 2001.
A PDF version is also available
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OUT NOW: Yaman Akdeniz, Clive Walker, and David Wall, The Internet, Law and Society, Longman. Published in December 2000; Price 29 (approx); Pages 400 (approx), ISBN 1 582 35656 3 (Pbk). For the details of the book see http://www.cyber-rights.org/bookstore

Read the Cyber-Rights & Cyber-Liberties (UK) statement for the Palermo Conference, 11 December, 2000.

 

United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organized Crime, Palermo, Italy, 12-15 December, 2000, hosted by the Italian Government, http://www.odccp.org/palermo/convmain.html 

Yaman Akdeniz will be speaking at the Seminar for the Media on the Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (Palermo, Palazzo dei Normanni) within the E-media: An avenue for communication or cyber-crime? session. See also the  Biographical notes on the participants for the Un Seminar.

 

See the press release First UN Treaty against Transnational Organized Crime Adopted by Assembly (16 November 2000)

Cyber crime: the crimes of tomorrow are on our doorstep - (Spanish, French)

New pages added: December 2000
Information related to Cybercrime Policy Making Process within the Council of Europe, European Union, G8, and the United Nations

Internet Detective: Censorship, National Security, and Freedom of Information - Added December 2000.
A case of censorship or protection of national security? Read the related documents and the Ombudsman's decision and judge yourself.

Cyber-Rights.Net Launch Coverage

 

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