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Information Commissioner to be questioned by Parliament's newly formed Sub-Committee on Disinformation

23 April 2019

The Information Commissioner, Elizabeth Denham, and her Deputy James Dipple-Johnstone are the witnesses for the first public meeting of the new Sub-Committee on Disinformation, Parliament's institutional home which will continue the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee's work on Disinformation and ‘fake news.'

Witnesses

Tuesday 23 April, Committee Room 18, Palace of Westminster

At 2.30pm

  • Elizabeth Denham, Information Commissioner
  • James Dipple-Johnstone, Deputy Commissioner, Information Commissioner's Office

About the session

Likely topics include their response to the Government's recently published white paper on Online Harms, and an update on their investigations into anonymous organisations advertising pro-Brexit ads on Facebook including the ‘Mainstream Network', ‘Britain's Future' and ‘We are the 52%.'.

Further information

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