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New trial over data privacy in Greece

A GREEK journalist who published the names of 2,000 Greeks with Swiss bank accounts will stand trial again after a prosecutor appealed a decision to acquit him of breaking data privacy laws, court officials said yesterday.

The speedy arrest, trial and acquittal of magazine editor Costas Vaxevanis for publishing the so-called “Lagarde List” had aroused international concern and captivated recession-weary Greeks angry at the privileges of the elite. Greeks.

 
 
 

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