Security Architectures in the EU

Schlagwort: Federal Office of Justice

  • No registration address: German Federal Office fines Telegram

    No registration address: German Federal Office fines Telegram

    The messenger service popular on phones is to pay over €5 million in fines Five years ago, the German Network Enforcement Act came into force. With it, the then coalition government of conservatives and social democrats wanted to combat hate crime, punishable false news and other criminalised content on social network platforms. Even then, it […]

  • Venezuela: Interpol stops dissemination of German arrest warrant

    Venezuela: Interpol stops dissemination of German arrest warrant

    For 27 years, the German police have been using dubious means to arrest three people from the left-wing spectrum in the case of the so-called K.O.M.I.T.E.E. But the crimes they are accused of have long since become time-barred. However, the police is still pursuing the idea. The Commission for the Control of Data held by […]

  • German Criminal Police maintains arrest warrants despite Interpol warning about political persecution

    German Criminal Police maintains arrest warrants despite Interpol warning about political persecution

    After the detention of critical authors and journalists, Interpol came under criticism. All arrest warrants should be reviewed retroactively for possible political persecution. German authorities promised to check incoming warrants more strictly. Little has happened since then. In police investigations, the border to political or religious persecution is sometimes blurred. This becomes particularly critical when […]