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Hong Kong's privacy regulator to have broad powers under proposed anti-doxxing law

By Xu Yuan
  • 15 Jul 2021 23:33
  • 15 Jul 2021 23:33
Hong Kong’s privacy commissioner will be given expansive powers to carry out criminal investigations into alleged doxxing behavior under the city’s draft anti-doxxing law, such as making arrests and accessing mobile phones without a court warrant.

The Hong Kong government today published in its gazette draft amendments to the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance

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