CCBE wins case against the Dutch State on surveillance of lawyers

The CCBE, which represents the bars and law societies of Europe, issued a press release today announcing that “The District Court of The Hague has ruled that surveillance of lawyers by intelligence agencies constitutes an infringement of fundamental rights and orders the State to stop.”  The press release includes links to a number of CCBE and other documents on this topic, which has been an issue of great concern in Europe.

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