U.K. Looks to Keep Records on Internet Users

The U.K. government could soon require Internet service companies to keep records to identify people using a particular phone or computer and hand them over to the police upon request.The Conservative-led government says the new measures — expected to be outlined by Home Secretary Theresa May in a speech Monday — are needed to combat a growing terrorism threat and to aid the fight against online child sexual exploitation. The measure is part of a broader British effort to monitor digital communications.
http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2014/11/23/u-k-looks-to-keep-records-on-internet-users/

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