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UK Introduces Crime (Overseas Production Orders) Act 2019 – Extension of the SFO’s Evidence Gathering Powers

The Crime (Overseas Production Orders) Act 2019 allows UK law enforcement agencies to apply for a court order with extra-territorial effect to obtain data stored electronically, directly from communications service providers based outside the UK, in order to assist with domestic investigations and prosecutions of serious crime.

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