October 20, 2001

Canada works on terror bill, too

Author: JT Smith

Wired News: "Under the new act, Canadian authorities could receive unprecedented powers, including the
right to tap communications between Canada and other countries; and the right to censor
the Internet.

In the latter area, the act will amend the criminal code "to eliminate online hate propaganda,"
and amend the Canadian Human Rights Act to cover the prohibition against hate messages
not just on telephones but on all communications technologies."

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