October 17, 2013 30
Nicola Roxon is engaging in self-serving revisionism in criticising Parliament's intelligence committee. Her record of conduct tells a much different story.
May 14, 2013 7
US agencies are grappling with the same technological challenges as British and Australian agencies but have the advantage of being able to act beyond the law.
February 14, 2013 9
New documents shed light on the enthusiasm of the Attorney-General's Department to move forward with (and think large on) data retention, and the resistance it encountered from industry.
December 20, 2012 1
A key inquiry into controversial national security reforms like data retention will miss its reporting deadline. And the Attorney-General's Department only has itself to blame.
September 10, 2012 12
The government's national security proposals may raise the prospect of a return to an issue settled in 2003. If only we could be sure ...