Ludlam’s TrapWire questions go unanswered

(ZDNET) The Australian Senate has voted against answering questions about the video-surveillance system known as TrapWire. Greens Senator Scott Ludlam asked the Senate today to question the government on whether TrapWire is being used locally. His motion was denied, however, without calling for a division of the assembly. Following the vote, Ludlam addressed the Senate, expressing his […] […]

Ludlam to Gillard: TrapWire spying on Australians?

(AustraliaMatters) Today, Australian Greens Senator Scott Ludlam will ask the Senate to force the Australian Government to come clean on what it knows about the controversial video-surveillance system TrapWire and its use locally. The senator has filed a notice of motion, which will, if passed, require the government to acknowledge the system’s existence, and answer three […] […]