Australian internet pirates won’t be pursued under data retention scheme, says AFP

Authorities are not interested in using the Abbott government’s proposed data retention scheme to go after internet pirates and would be prevented from doing so by the commonwealth ombudsman, the assistant commissioner of the Australian federal police, Tim Morris, has said.Morris also said any changes to the way metadata is collected and used would have to be approved by the ombudsman.
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/feb/24/internet-pirates-wont-be-pursued-under-data-retention-scheme-says-afp

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