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BCCLA files lawsuit to stop Canadian spying

The British Columbia Civil Liberties Association (BCCLA) has filed a lawsuit at the British Columbia Supreme Court, in response to revelations from Edward Snowden of Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC) surveillance operations. The suit argues that CSEC activities are unconstitutional, violating two aspects of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms protections against unreasonable search and seizure: interception of the private communications of Canadians and collection of metadata information produced by Canadians.

Read more at the BCCLA website: Stop Illegal Spying – Case Details