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National Lottery Sentry MBA hacker given nine months in jail after swiping just £5

Alan Brown Silver badge

Re: Might be worth investing £5

"Does it count as entrapment if it is not the police doing it?"

No such thing under UK law.

And in any case, setting up bait isn't entrapment. Under US law, entrapment kicks in when the LEOs are encouraging the perpetrator to do the deed.

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