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Emergency phone and internet data laws to be passed

Emergency legislation to ensure the police and security services can continue to access phone and internet records is being rushed through parliament.

The government says urgent action is needed to protect the public from criminals and terrorists.

The move follows a recent ruling by the European Court of Justice, which would have meant such data could be deleted.

BBC political editor Nick Robinson reports.

  • 10 Jul 2014
  • From the section UK
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