Legal

Recently, ORG have been making increased use of legal challenges to achieve our goals. This page details ORG's current and notable legal work.
Mass Surveillance Challenge
Victory!

Read about ORG's role in challenging the Government's surveillance programmes in the European Court of Human Rights.
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DPAct Immigration Exemption Challenge
Judicial Review stage

The Data Protection Act is supposed to be all about giving people more access to their data. But the Act's immigration exemption does the opposite.
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Snooper's Charter Challenge
Victory!

Read about ORG's success in the Court of Appeal against the Snooper's Charter.
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Web Blocking Challenge
Victory!

Read about ORG's success in the Supreme Court challenge about web blocking injunctions.
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Email Privacy Challenge
Rendered moot by the CLOUD Act

Read about ORG's work with Digital Rights Ireland on a case before the United States Supreme Court.
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