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The reality is that listening devices are very difficult to justify. They don’t really provide safety for children anyway. All they do is evidence gather.
He can obviously defend this on that basis but a listening device is not likely to be considered reasonable.
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No, not really.
Also, that relies upon them accepting his interpretation of this.
The other interpretation is that he was just trying to be controlling which is the basis of stalking.
Listening devices are rarely acceptable. Even the police need authorities from the court.
He can only tell the truth.
Im afraid that listening devices not the way to go about it.
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