In a speech for Privacy Victoria, former High Court judge Michael Kirby discusses the importance of maintaining personal privacy in the Digital Age:

In the age of the internet, stories that once would have been wrapping the fish and chips and forgotten a few weeks or months or years later are preserved forever.

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