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Liberal moderates push for NEG

Liberal moderates push for NEG

Good morning, early birds. Julie Bishop has called for a bipartisan adoption of the National Energy Guarantee, the Coalition's "obscure" encryption bill is slammed, and Labor is expected to delay an Indigenous voice to parliament. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Ciobo privately walks back Israeli embassy move

Ciobo privately walks back Israeli embassy move

Good morning, early birds. Defence Industry Minister Steven Ciobo has privately downplayed the chances of an Israeli embassy move, more than 100 government bodies have sought citizen metadata, and a catatonic refugee has been evacuated from Manus. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

What I learnt from Gillian Triggs’ metadata

What I learnt from Gillian Triggs’ metadata

Think that if you have nothing to hide you have nothing to fear? Maybe you should just hand over your email password, writes Amy Gray.

No one told police officer a warrant was needed before spying on journos

No one told police officer a warrant was needed before spying on journos

The Australian Federal Police told the Commonwealth Ombudsman that, oops, that law change they lobbied for had not been communicated to a police officer.

Customs caught spying on calls and texts without warrants or records

Customs caught spying on calls and texts without warrants or records

Customs might have accessed calls and texts illegally, the Commonwealth Ombudsman has found.

AFP’s metadata breach shows just how ‘trustworthy’ the agency is

AFP’s metadata breach shows just how ‘trustworthy’ the agency is

The Australian Federal Police has twice, in less than a year, shown an entire lack of respect for the journalists and their sources, in defiance of the law.

AFP admits to data breach involving journalist’s phone records

AFP admits to data breach involving journalist’s phone records

The Australian Federal Police has admitted they illegally accessed the call records of a journalist in seeking to chase down a source.

Local councils, RSPCA snatching your metadata again

Local councils, RSPCA snatching your metadata again

Sneaky, and a clear contravention of the intention of the legislation.

Federal Court’s metadata judgment explained

Federal Court’s metadata judgment explained

Basically, the case started so long ago that law has now changed.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

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