In the Media

Regulation of surveillance remains unsatisfactory

PUBLISHED November 16, 2011

Power does not always corrupt but it certainly complicates. Office brings a curious restraint to ministers once so principled in opposition. They must look back fondly to once glad, confident mornings. Then, David Cameron could wail that ?the Labour Party has given up on civil liberties?. How bright still shone the lamp of liberty even just after the election. The coalition government proceeded to promise legislation to ?restore freedoms and civil liberties?. read more