Vol 7 (4&5): July-October 1997


Cover story: New Convention to legitimise surveillance - group of “20” implementing EU-FBI plan

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EU: Amsterdam Treaty signed

EU: Nordic fingerprint database

Schengen: Draft Manual on public order

Germany: Report on Schengen 1996

EU: Peace train

Spain: Video Surveillance Act

UK: MoD to contest gay soldiers case

UK: Stalking act used on activists

UK: Kani Yilmaz extradited

Spain: Work permit applications halted

Spain: Moroccan migrants die on raft

Germany: Carrier sanctions for taxi drivers

Netherlands: Police to repatriate Moroccans

Netherlands: Campaign forces rethink

Netherlands: Iranian hungerstriker wins deportation delay

Netherlands: Foreign divorcees to face deportation

Spain: Penal Code changes

UK: Green Anarchists go to trial

Netherlands: Attempted murder charge

Netherlands: No prosecution for Eurotop demonstrators

UK: Phones cut off in emergencies

UK: Code on “intrusive surveillance”

UK: Black and white minstrel “farce”

Northern Ireland: Birmingham 6 - formal apology, but no cash

Spain: ETA prisoner found hanged

UK: Securicor staff suspended after cell death

UK: Witnesses fail to appear in race attack case

UK: “Aryan music fest” ends in disarray

UK: C18 arrests continue

Denmark: Nazi letterbombers jailed

France: Front National - court roundup

Spain: Racist murders in Madrid

Belgium: Court convicts soldiers

Netherlands: Far-right activists convicted

Sweden: PM “bugged”

Netherlands: CIA attempted to infiltrate Dutch socialists

Netherlands: Intelligence report attacks muslim organisations

UK: Paper names MI5 Deputy Director



EU: New Convention on mutual legal assistance

UK: Immigration and asylum: Developments under Labour

UK: Race, policing and the CPS

EU: New moves on EU openness

Italy: Criminalising victims of racist attacks


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