Archive for April 23rd, 2012
Public Safety Links Telecom Foreign Investment with Lawful Access
Kenya High Court Rules Anti-Counterfeiting Statute Unconstitutional
Kenya’s High Court has ruled that the Kenya Anti-Counterfeit Act of 2008 violates that country’s constitution because it threatens access to life-saving generic medicines. The law includes a very expansive definition of counterfeiting, which raises serious concerns among access to medicines groups. The Constitutional Court of Kenya had previously barred […]
Internet Surveillance Bill Threatens British Coalition
The National Post reports that plans to introduce new Internet surveillance legislation is threatening the current British ruling coalition. The bill has yet to be introduced, but has attracted criticism from MPs from all parties.