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Am I right in thinking that the new surveillance laws make

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Am I right in thinking that the new surveillance laws make phone conversations admissible in court?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Alice H replied 2 years ago.
My name is***** and I'm happy to help with your question today. I need to ask you some preliminary questions to be able to help you.
-Could you explain your situation a little more?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I have no situation its a very simple question is a phone conversation intercepted by the new laws admissible in evidence?

Expert:  Alice H replied 2 years ago.
Yes intercepted conversations could be admitted subject to the statutory safeguards.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Could be or can be?

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Relist: Other.
Use of the word "could" made the answer ambiguous
Expert:  Alice H replied 2 years ago.
Could be.
Admissibility is subject to the statutory safeguards being met.
And subject to arguments by the prosecution and defence.
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