Reply to post: Re: Health Secretary Matt Hancock, has been found to have acted unlawfully

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Strahd Ivarius Silver badge

Re: Health Secretary Matt Hancock, has been found to have acted unlawfully

it may be that the difference is in the intent: you knowingly break the law, you unknowingly perform an unlawful act.

But since politicians are supposed to know the law, they can't act unlawfully, there is always the expectation of not being caught.

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