28 March 2012
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days in the life of "Secret
Hidden policy-making, hidden influences - rights and liberties in danger
Over the next 10 days Statewatch will be publishing a series of stories and analyses on EU policy-making on Statewatch News online. Two themes links these articles:
1) they can only be written by obtaining documents which the Council of the European Union has not put on the public register of documents or to which access has been refused;
2) they concern major new developments in EU policies and practices post 11 September affecting peoples' civil liberties and the rights of migrants.
New Reg... 11 September
Denied EU document
reveals issues of public interest: document refused on grounds
it concerned the "campaign against terrorism" contains
further far-reaching proposals on surveillance, particularly
of immigrants, including: "preventive information gathering"
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