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We do not tolerate censorship nor intercepts of our genuine e-mails.
This motion is hereby served as notice to all Interceptors - no matter
under which pretence whatsoever they operate - and will be used in court
against them.
The Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled
<http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=CELEX:62010CJ0070:EN:HTML>
on 24 November 2011 already that generalized content filtering violates
fundamental rights. The court has thereby recognized the impact of
Internet filtering on freedom of expression and freedom of information.
In addition the European Court of Justice
<https://www.privacyinternational.org/sites/privacyinternational.org/files/downloads/press-releases/216980523-judgment-of-the-ecj-in-digital-rights-ireland-data-retention-challenge.pdf>
invalidated on 08. April 2014 the European Union's 2006 Data Retention
Directive policy, ruling that indiscriminate data retention is
completely unacceptable.
These are crucial steps forward in the defence of Internet freedom.
<http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=CELEX:62010CJ0070:EN:HTML>
Europe's top court, the European Union Court of Justice (ECJ), also
decided on May 13 2014
<http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/05/13/eu-google-dataprotection-idUSL6N0NZ23Q20140513>
that People must be able to remove their digital traces from the
Internet and can ask e.g. Google to delete sensitive information from
its Internet search results.

Learn more about:
*Communications Data Retention*
<https:www.privacyinternational.org/issues/communications-data-retention>
*Communications Surveillance*
<https://www.privacyinternational.org/issues/communications-surveillance>
*Data Protection and Privacy Laws*
<https://www.privacyinternational.org/issues/data-protection-and-privacy-laws>
The United Nations' top official for counter-terrorism and human rights
(known as the Special Rapporteur)issued a formal report
<https://www.firstlook.org/theintercept/document/2014/10/15/un-report-human-rights-terrorism/>
to the U.N. General Assembly on 15. October 2014 that condemns mass
electronic surveillance as a clear violation of core privacy rights
guaranteed by multiple treaties and conventions. "The hard truth is that
the use of mass surveillance technology effectively does away with the
right to privacy of communications on the Internet altogether," the
report concluded.
ECOTERRA says: We have nothing to hide, but we have to protect our
universally guaranteed rights to privacy, free speech and data security!
Privacy is a basic right rather than a concession!
<http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pcSlowAhvUk>

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