2m
17 Jun 2019

Liberty accuses MI5 and GCHQ of breaching human rights

Senior Home Affairs Correspondent

A major legal challenge to the government’s widespread surveillance powers has begun in the High Court.

The human rights campaign group Liberty and the National Union of Journalists claim the state is breaching the privacy of all British citizens by the way itĀ gathers, storesĀ and uses their information on the grounds of national security.