Reply to post: Re: Arbitrary law is reappearing

It's cool for Brit snoops to break the law, says secretive spy court. Just hold on while we pull off some legal jujitsu to let MI5 off the hook...

Cynic_999 Silver badge

Re: Arbitrary law is reappearing

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Suppose you are an MI5 agent and are told to infiltrate, say, a drugs gang. You aren't going to get very far if you keep on refusing to have anything to do with illegal drugs.

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All well and good, but what's the limit? Heres your point slightly changed ...

Suppose you are an MI5 agent and are told to infiltrate, say, a terrorist gang. You aren't going to get very far if you keep on refusing to have anything to do with bombing crowded shopping centres.

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