tempus

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Therefore let penal laws, if they have been sleepers of long, or if they be grown unfit for the present time, be by wise judges confined in the execution: Judicis officium est, ut res, ita tempora rerum, etc.
The applicants specifically reference the Prism and Tempora programmes, codenames for previously secret surveillance operations which allow the authorities to hoover up vast amounts of web traffic with Tempora giving the UK authorities the ability to tap directly into vast amounts of data carried on undersea cables.
htm) were all recently identified as collaborating with GCHQ's Tempora mass surveillance programme.