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Oz opposition folds, agrees to give Australians coal in their stockings this Christmas

Christoph Silver badge

They want this in place before the next election.

They are making it illegal to reveal the existence of interceptions.

Will they be able to prove that they are not intercepting the communications of the opposing parties?

Since they have deliberately made it impossible to prove that they are doing such interception, the burden of proof falls on them to show that they are not doing so.

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