Leaking N.S. Citizens Information A Concern

Posted on Thursday, January 12 at 15:30 by Anonymous
"If such an order was issued, it would place the head of a Canadian subsidiary of a U.S. corporation in the position of having to decide whether to violate U.S. or Canadian law," says the report. The Patriot Act includes a section that allows a special court to secretly issue an order requiring "the production of any tangible things" to the FBI. Justice Minister Michael Baker said later in the day he doesn't share Salmon's fears, but noted the province will bring in a law that explicitly prohibits a data storage company from providing private information to the U.S. government. http://cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/Canada/2006/01/11/pf-1389195.html

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