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'Safeguards in place' to protect democracy

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Law Lords will make a judgement on the extent to which secret material and evidence can be used against terrorism suspects in court. Liberal Democrat peer Lord Carlile QC and lawyer Matthew Ryder discuss how far the state should set aside normal rules of fairness to protect itself against the threat of terrorism.

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