Personal data & privacy
The guide on Personal data and Privacy aims to educate young adults about personal data, the right to privacy, about the obligations of media and other actors and help them develop skills to protect these rights.
case study 1. publication of a person’s photo with goiter as an illustration of a disease
complaint: s.t. learned from a neighbor that his photo with a title “how not to become cretins” had been published in newspaper “alia”. the article was about goiter disease, and s.t.-s photo was used as an illustration to this, as he was suffering from goiter and his face was distorted from it. because of “alia’s” publicasion s.t.
case study 1. sir paul mccartney v. helllo! magazine
complaint: uk’s press complaints commission was approached by sir paul mccartney who complained about the fact of publication of photographs of him with his family in hello! on 30 may 1998.