ACCOUNTABILITY  FOR STATE AGENTS  Protection Against Police Infiltration

06.09.17, 15:00-18.30

15:00-15:15 arrival and reception 

15.15-15:30 Introduction Lynn Boylan MEP

15:30-16:15: First-hand accounts from victims of state surveillance. Chair: Martina Anderson (Sinn Féin)

Jason Kirkpatrick (activist targeted by undercover policing)
Kate Wilson (activist targeted by undercover policing)
Birgitta Jonsdottir(Icelandic MP & activist targeted by undercover policing)

16:15-16:30: Q & A


Panel two: State Surveillance: the legal framework. Chair: Sabine Losing (Die Linke)

Darragh Macken: Solicitor representing victims of state surveillance
Chris Jones: Researcher with StateWatch UK
Eveline Lubber: Researcher, author of Secret Manoeuvres in the Dark, Corporate and Police Spying on Activists
Britta Eder: Solicitor representing victims of state surveillance
Daniel holder: Deputy Director of Committee on the Administration of Justice (CAJ).

17:45-18:00 Q & A

18:00-18-30 Final remarks and closing of conference

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