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#UKPoli: Why we voted against the Tories’ crime authorisation Bill – #UKPolitics

Today, Home Affairs Spokesperson Alistair Carmichael led cross-party opposition to the Government’s Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill, calling a vote against the legislation in the House of Commons. Writing in the Independent ahead of the debate, Alistair set out our concerns: “The Bill gives vast powers not only …

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