Financial Times — Court of Appeal confirms police use of live facial recognition surveillance was unlawful

Big Brother Watch Team / August 11, 2020

Court of Appeal confirms police use of live facial recognition surveillance was unlawful.

Silkie Carlo, director of Big Brother Watch said:

“This is a huge step forward in the fight against facial recognition and should deter police from lawlessly rolling out other kinds of oppressive technologies they’ve been looking at.”

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