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    Canada’s Digital Privacy Bill C-11: What’s the Big Fuss?

    Welcome, folks! Today, we’re going to take a deep dive into Bill C-11, known as Canada’s Digital Charter Implementation Act. This piece of legislation is generating quite the buzz, and it’s not without reason. Let’s explore the key points of contention in this bill by quoting specific details from the text. Government Access to Personal Information One of the primary concerns surrounding Bill C-11 is the extent of government access to personal information. Here’s a direct quote from the bill, which outlines the powers granted to the Privacy Commissioner: “The Privacy Commissioner may, for the purposes of this Act, conduct an inquiry into any matter if the Commissioner has reasonable…