Lord Paddick sounded a similar note, with both him and Strasberger pointing out that the security services, who are supposed to benefit from this clause, had not actually asked for it.
Strasberger also hit out at the continued threat to encryption contained in the Bill, saying that it needs to be removed in its entirety, for both security and democratic reasons.
reports that Lords Rosser and Strasburger spoke out against the bill's current wording.
Lord Rosser said: "We have already secured amendments to the bill providing that judicial commissioners, when considering a warrant, must give weight to the overriding public interest in a warrant being granted for the use of investigatory powers against journalist ...
The former country therefore abandoned the practice in 2014, although the latter has not formally undertaken any such measures yet.
A global team of 400 journalists from more than 100 media organizations in over 80 countries then set about analysing and researching the data – bringing us to the present, where 12 current and former heads of states, among others, have been named and shamed – with the Icelandic Prime Minister resigning, and the UK Prime Minister, David Cameron, under prolonged pressure over his tax arrangements.
The implications of this latest cyber security breach are far reaching and should also provide a huge wake-up call for governments and companies of all sizes and sectors – akin to the wake-up call Edward Snowden provided back in 2013.
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