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Day: 20 December 2019

IPT rules by a majority in favour of MI5 in a case raising “one of the most profound issues which can face a democratic society governed by the rule of law”

The Investigatory Powers Tribunal (the IPT) has today, by a 3:2 majority, ruled that MI5’s policy authorising the participation of its agents in criminality is lawful. The Tribunal said that the case raised “one of the most profound issues which can face a democratic society governed by the rule of law.” Jonathan Glasson QC and […]