Noises off in the Tory party panto

Owen, Tim Buckley
September 2009
Information World Review;Sep2009, Issue 258, p10
Trade Publication
The article talks about the plans of the Conservatives concerning access to online government data if they win the next British parliamentary elections in Great Britain. First on the Conservatives agenda are the scrapping of the National Identity Register and the deletion of the profiles of people contained in a DNA database. Next are the creation of "right to data" rules that allow the public unrestricted access to public information except in cases where personal privacy or national security is at risk.


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